Taxon  Report   1233 
Cakile maritima  Scop.
European searocket,  Sea rocket
Cakile maritima
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
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Cakile maritima
© 2002 James B. Gratiot
Cakile maritima
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Cakile maritima, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Cakile maritima
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Cakile
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cakile cakile
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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: Mar 17, 2018).

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