Taxon  Report   11587 
Cytisus proliferus  L. f.
Tree lucerne
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Cytisus proliferus, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Cytisus proliferus
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Cytisus
escaped cultivar
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Chamaecytisus prolifera
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Chamaecytisus proliferus
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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 19, 2018).

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