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 has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

Note: This is the infertile form. The fertile form is Arctotheca calendula.
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Genus: Arctotheca
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Accepted by ICPN

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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 02, 2020).