Calflora
Taxon  Report   521 
Arctium lappa  L.
Great burdock,  Greater burdock
Arctium lappa
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Arctium lappa
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Arctium lappa
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Arctium lappa, 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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Arctium lappa
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Arctium
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Lappa major
More information about  Arctium lappa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARLA3)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2017).

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