Taxon  Report   6066    
Parietaria judaica  L.
Spreading pellitory
Parietaria judaica
© 2010 Tommaso Sitzia
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Parietaria judaica
© 2010 Susan Schwartz
Parietaria judaica
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Parietaria judaica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Parietaria judaica
© 2010 Susan Schwartz
Genus: Parietaria
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Parietaria diffusa
More information about  Parietaria judaica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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