Taxon  Report   3932    
Glycyrrhiza glabra  L.
Cultivated licorice
Glycyrrhiza glabra
© © 2016 Chris Wagner
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Glycyrrhiza glabra
© 2016 Chris Wagner
Glycyrrhiza glabra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Glycyrrhiza glabra
© 2016 Chris Wagner
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Glycyrrhiza
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Glycyrrhiza glabra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 23, 2019).