Taxon  Report   342 
Anchusa arvensis  (L.) M. Bieb.
Field alkanet,  Small bugloss
Anchusa arvensis, 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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Genus: Anchusa
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lycopsis arvensis
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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 28, 2016).

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