Taxon  Report   10539    
Coix lacryma-jobi  L.
Job's tears
Coix lacryma-jobi
© 2010 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Coix lacryma-jobi, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Coix lacryma-jobi
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Coix
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Coix lacryma-jobi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 19, 2019).