Taxon  Report   110    
Aeschynomene rudis  Benth.
Red aeschynomene,  Zigzag jointvetch
Aeschynomene rudis
© 2001 CDFA
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Aeschynomene rudis, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Aeschynomene rudis
© 2001 CDFA
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Aeschynomene
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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).