Taxon  Report   41 
Acaena novae-zelandiae  Kirk
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Acaena novae-zelandiae
© 2001 CDFA
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Acaena novae-zelandiae
© 2001 CDFA
Acaena novae-zelandiae
© 2001 CDFA
Acaena novae-zelandiae, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Acaena novae-zelandiae
© 2001 CDFA
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Acaena
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Acaena novae-zelandica
PLANTS: Acaena sanguisorbae
TJM2 + PLANTS: Acaena anserinifolia
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2018).

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