Taxon  Report   9064 
Cestrum nocturnum  L.
Night jessamine
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
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Cestrum nocturnum
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2011 Mike Perlmutter
Cestrum nocturnum, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Cestrum nocturnum
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Cestrum
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Cestrum parqui
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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: Apr 30, 2016).

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