Calflora
Taxon  Report   2315    
Conicosia pugioniformis  (L.) N. E. Br.
False ice plant,  Narrow leaved iceplant
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Conicosia pugioniformis, a dicot, is a perennial 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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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Family: AIZOACEAE  
Genus: Conicosia
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
More information about  Conicosia pugioniformis
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (COPU18)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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