Taxon  Report   13134    
Hedypnois rhagadioloides  (L.) F. W. Schmidt
Crete weed
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2012 Michael Perlmutter
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2017 Thomas Reyes
Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Hedypnois rhagadioloides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Hedypnois rhagadioloides
© 2014 Ramona Robison
Genus: Hedypnois
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hedypnois cretica
More information about  Hedypnois rhagadioloides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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).