Calflora
Taxon  Report   7704 
Spartium junceum  L.
Gorse,  Spanish broom
Spartium junceum
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Spartium junceum
© 2006 Jennifer Naegele
Spartium junceum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Spartium junceum, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
Invasive. Cal-IPC classifies the impact of this plant on native ecosystems as high. Plant Profile / CalWeedMapper

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Spartium junceum
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Spartium
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Spartium junceum
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPJU2)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2017).

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