Taxon  Report   3770 
Gazania linearis  (Thunb.) Druce
Gazania,  Treasure flower, Treasureflower

Gazania linearis
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Gazania linearis, a dicot, is a perennial 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 moderate - ALERT   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Gazania linearis
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Genus: Gazania
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Gazania longiscapa
PLANTS: Gorteria linearis
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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 24, 2015).

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