Taxon  Report   758 
Asphodelus fistulosus  L.
Asphodel,  onionweed
Asphodelus fistulosus , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate - ALERT (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

Asphodelus fistulosus is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

 

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Asphodelus fistulosus
© 2007 Pasi Rein
Asphodelus fistulosus
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Family: ASPHODELACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Asphodelus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Asphodelus tenuifolius
 Information about  Asphodelus fistulosus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ASFI2)

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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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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: Sep 18, 2014).

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