Taxon  Report   8505 
Catalpa bignonioides  Walter
Southern catalpa
Catalpa bignonioides
© 2009 Luigi Rignanese
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Catalpa bignonioides
© 2009 Luigi Rignanese
Catalpa bignonioides
© 2012 James M. Andre
Catalpa bignonioides, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Catalpa bignonioides
© 2012 Al Keuter
Genus: Catalpa
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Catalpa catalpa
More information about  Catalpa bignonioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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