Taxon  Report   4308 
Hypericum canariense  L.
Canary island st. johnswort
Hypericum canariense
© 2008 John Dittes
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Hypericum canariense
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Hypericum canariense
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Hypericum canariense, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
It is an invasive plant. The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate - ALERT (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Hypericum canariense
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Hypericum
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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 27, 2016).

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