Taxon  Report   5587 
Mirabilis coccinea  (Torrey) Benth. & Hook.
red four o'clock,  scarlet four o'clock
Mirabilis coccinea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition
 

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Mirabilis coccinea
© 2005 James M. Andre
Mirabilis coccinea
© 2005 James M. Andre
Community:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Mirabilis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Oxybaphus coccineus
 Information about  Mirabilis coccinea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MICO7)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / 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: Dec 22, 2014).

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