Calflora
Taxon  Report   5582    
Mirabilis alipes  (S. Watson) Pilz
Winged four o'clock
Mirabilis alipes
© 2006 Larry Blakely
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mirabilis alipes, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mirabilis alipes
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Mirabilis
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hermidium alipes var. pallidum
PLANTS: Hermidium alipes
More information about  Mirabilis alipes
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIAL5)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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