Taxon  Report   4759 
Leucanthemum vulgare  Lam.
Oxe eye daisy,  Oxeye daisy
Leucanthemum vulgare
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Leucanthemum vulgare
© 2008 Keir Morse
Leucanthemum vulgare
© Nick Kurzenko
Leucanthemum vulgare, a dicot, is a perennial herb 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 (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Leucanthemum vulgare
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Genus: Leucanthemum
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. boecheri
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. pinnatifidum
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
PLANTS: Leucanthemum leucanthemum
PLANTS: Leucanthemum vulgare var. pinnatifidum
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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 22, 2016).

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