Taxon  Report   1370 
Calystegia purpurata  (Greene) Brummitt
Morning glory,  Pacific false bindweed, Smooth western morning glory
Calystegia purpurata
© 2013 Robert Sikora
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Calystegia purpurata
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Calystegia purpurata
© 2003 Keir Morse
Calystegia purpurata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Calystegia purpurata
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Aug 15, 2018).

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