Calflora
Taxon  Report   8515 
Lobelia erinus  L.
Edging lobelia
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Lobelia erinus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

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Lobelia erinus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Family: CAMPANULACEAE  
Genus: Lobelia
Community:
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MAJOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lobelia erinoides
More information about  Lobelia erinus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (LOER)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2017).

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