Calflora
Taxon  Report   9518 
Croton setigerus  Hook.  (not an active name)
Dove weed
Croton setigerus
© 2001 Steven Thorsted
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Croton setigerus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Croton setigerus
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Croton
Communities:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
ICPN spelling variant of Croton setiger
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN + PLANTS: Eremocarpus setigerus
NOTE: Croton setigerus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Croton setigerus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRSE11)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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