Taxon  Report   9992 
Heliotropium convolvulaceum  (Nutt.) A. Gray
Phlox heliotrope
Heliotropium convolvulaceum
© 2010 Jean Pawek
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Heliotropium convolvulaceum
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Heliotropium convolvulaceum
© 2015 Keir Morse
Heliotropium convolvulaceum, 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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Heliotropium convolvulaceum
© 2005 James M. Andre
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Heliotropium convolvulaceum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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 20, 2018).

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