Taxon  Report   8526 
Dichondra micrantha  Urb.
Asian ponysfoot
Dichondra micrantha
© 2012 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
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Dichondra micrantha
© 2008 Luigi Rignanese
Dichondra micrantha, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Dichondra micrantha
© 2012 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Family: CONVOLVULACEAE  
Genus: Dichondra
Communities:
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Dichondra repens
More information about  Dichondra micrantha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (DIMI)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2016).

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