Taxon  Report   2602 
Cytisus striatus  (Hill) Rothm.
Portuguese broom,  Striated broom
Cytisus striatus
© 2011 Vernon Smith
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Cytisus striatus
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Cytisus striatus
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Cytisus striatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Cytisus striatus
© 2011 Eric Wrubel, NPS
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Cytisus
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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