Taxon  Report   10132 
Mirabilis laevis  (Benth.) Curran  var. laevis 
desert wishbone bush
Mirabilis laevis var. laevis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Genus: Mirabilis
Parent Record Mirabilis laevis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Mirabilis californica var. californica
PLANTS: Quamoclidion laevis
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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