Taxon  Report   8746 
Cestrum parqui  L'Her.
Chilean jessamine
Cestrum parqui
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
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Cestrum parqui
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Cestrum parqui
© 2011 Mike Perlmutter
Cestrum parqui, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Cestrum parqui
© 2011 Eric Wrubel
Genus: Cestrum
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
PLANTS accepted name: Cestrum nocturnum
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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: Feb 19, 2018).

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