Taxon  Report   1104 
Boerhavia coccinea  Miller
Red Boerhaavia, scarlet spiderling
Boerhavia coccinea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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© 1998 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.

© 1998 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Valley Grassland, Southern Oak Woodland
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Boerhavia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Boerhavia coccinea  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (BOCO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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