Taxon  Report   4552 
Lactuca virosa  L.
bitter lettuce,  poison wild lettuce
Lactuca virosa , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Lactuca virosa
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Lactuca virosa
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Coastal Prairie
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Lactuca
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Lactuca virosa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LAVI8)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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