Taxon  Report   2437 
Crupina vulgaris  Cass.
Bearded creeper,  Common crupina

Crupina vulgaris
© 2001 CDFA
Crupina vulgaris
© 2001 CDFA
Crupina vulgaris, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

Crupina vulgaris is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Crupina vulgaris
© 2001 CDFA
Genus: Crupina
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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