Taxon  Report   2436    
Crucianella angustifolia  L.
Narrow leafed crucianella,  Narrow leaved crosswort, Narrowleaf crucianella
Crucianella angustifolia
© 2019 Belinda Lo
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Crucianella angustifolia
© 2019 Belinda Lo
Crucianella angustifolia
© 2019 Belinda Lo
Crucianella angustifolia, 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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Crucianella angustifolia
© 2019 Belinda Lo
Genus: Crucianella
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Crucianella angustifolia
Nursery / seed vendor 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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).