Taxon  Report   11723 
Heliotropium curassavicum  L.  var. oculatum  (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. ex Tidestr.
Alkali heliotrope,  Seaside heliotrope
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
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Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2012 Gary McDonald
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2018 Jennifer Mo
Genus: Heliotropium
Parent Record Heliotropium curassavicum
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands
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PLANTS: Heliotropium curassavicum ssp. oculatum
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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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