Calflora
Taxon  Report   6492 
Phytolacca heterotepala  H. Walter
Mexican pokeweed,  Pokeberry
Phytolacca heterotepala
© 2012 Robert Sikora
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Phytolacca heterotepala
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Phytolacca heterotepala
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Phytolacca heterotepala, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Phytolacca heterotepala
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Family: PHYTOLACCACEAE  
Genus: Phytolacca
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PLANTS: Phytolacca heteropetala
More information about  Phytolacca heterotepala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (PHHE21)

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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: Dec 14, 2017).

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