Taxon  Report   267 
Alyssum alyssoides  (L.) L.
Pale alyssum,  Small alyssum, Sweet alyssum
Alyssum alyssoides
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Alyssum alyssoides, 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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Alyssum alyssoides
© 2010 Mary Winter
Genus: Alyssum
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Alyssum calycinum
PLANTS: Clypeola alyssoides
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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