Calflora
Taxon  Report   13134    
Hedypnois rhagadioloides  (L.) F. W. Schmidt
Crete weed
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2014 Ramona Robison
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2012 Michael Perlmutter
Hedypnois rhagadioloides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2017 Thomas Reyes
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Hedypnois
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hedypnois cretica
More information about  Hedypnois rhagadioloides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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