Taxon  Report   5853 
Nicandra physalodes  (L.) Gaertn.
apple of Peru,  nicandra
Nicandra physalodes , a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Nicandra physalodes
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Nicandra physalodes
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Community: escaped cultivar
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Nicandra
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Atropa physalodes
PLANTS: Physalodes physalodes
 Information about  Nicandra physalodes  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (NIPH)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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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: Oct 22, 2014).

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