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Calotropis procera  (Aiton) W. T. Aiton
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Calotropis procera is a tree or shrub or perennial herb that is not native to California.
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Genus: Calotropis
Family: Asclepiadaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot

Communities: agricultural weed
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAsclepias procera
Information about  Calotropis procera from other sources
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPR)

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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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 11/26/2022).