Calflora
Taxon  Report   12096    
Triadica sebifera  (L.) Small
Chinese tallowtree
Triadica sebifera, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Triadica
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Croton sebiferum
ICPN + PLANTS: Sapium sebiferum
More information about  Triadica sebifera
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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2019).