Calflora
Taxon  Report   11138    
Arctotheca prostrata  (Salisb.) Britten
creeping capeweed,  prostrate cape weed
Arctotheca prostrata, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

Note: This is the infertile form. The fertile form is Arctotheca calendula.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Arctotheca
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

 
More information about  Arctotheca prostrata
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Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2019).