Taxon  Report   5244 
Lycopersicon peruvianum  (L.) Miller
Wild tomato
Lycopersicon peruvianum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Genus: Lycopersicon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Solanum peruvianum
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Solanum peruvianum
More information about  Lycopersicon peruvianum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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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: Mar 20, 2018).

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