Taxon  Report   5243 
Lycopersicon esculentum  Miller
tomato
Lycopersicon esculentum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Community: escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MAJOR, DERMATITIS (NON-FRUIT PARTS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycopersicon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Solanum lycopersicum var. lycopersicum
 
 Information about  Lycopersicon esculentum  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SOLYL)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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

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