Taxon  Report   9982 
Glechoma hederacea  L.
ground ivy
Glechoma hederacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Glechoma hederacea
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Glechoma hederacea
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Genus: Glechoma
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Glechoma hederacea var. micrantha
PLANTS: Glechoma hederacea var. parviflora
PLANTS: Nepeta hederacea
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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 31, 2015).

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