Taxon  Report   9430 
Bougainvillea spectabilis  Willd.
great bougainvillea
Bougainvillea spectabilis, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Toxicity: DERMATITIS (THORNS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Bougainvillea
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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