Calflora
Taxon  Report   5360    
Marah fabaceus  (Naudin) E. Greene  (no longer an active name)
California manroot,  Coast wild cucumber, Manroot
Marah fabaceus
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Marah fabaceus, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Marah fabaceus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: CUCURBITACEAE  
Genus: Marah
Communities: Coastal Strand, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN spelling variant of Marah fabacea

 
NOTE: Marah fabaceus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Marah fabaceus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAFA3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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