Taxon  Report   10226    
Phytolacca icosandra  L.
Tropical pokeweed
Phytolacca icosandra
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phytolacca icosandra
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Phytolacca icosandra
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Phytolacca icosandra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Phytolacca icosandra
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Phytolacca
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Phytolacca icosandra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).