Taxon  Report   12550    
Heliotropium curassavicum  L.  var. obovatum  DC.  
(no longer an active name)
Seaside heliotrope
Heliotropium curassavicum var. obovatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

Bloom Period

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Heliotropium spathulatum
NOTE: Heliotropium curassavicum var. obovatum is no longer an active name.
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Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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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: Jan 20, 2020).