Taxon  Report   8657 
Ligustrum ovalifolium  Hassk.
California privet
Ligustrum ovalifolium
© 2015 Neal Kramer
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Ligustrum ovalifolium
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Ligustrum ovalifolium
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Ligustrum ovalifolium, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California.

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Ligustrum ovalifolium
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Ligustrum
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jul 22, 2018).

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