Taxon  Report   5236 
Lycium chinense  J.S. Miller
Chinese desert thorn,  matrimony vine
Lycium chinense, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycium
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PLANTS: Lycium chinense var. chinense
PLANTS: Lycium chinense var. ovatum
 Information about  Lycium chinense  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LYCH)

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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: Dec 20, 2014).

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