Taxon  Report   4759    
Leucanthemum vulgare  Lam.
Oxe eye daisy,  Oxeye daisy
Leucanthemum vulgare
© 2005 Lisa Powers
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Leucanthemum vulgare
© 2008 Keir Morse
Leucanthemum vulgare
© Nick Kurzenko
Leucanthemum vulgare, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Leucanthemum vulgare
© 2018 Brian Charles
Genus: Leucanthemum

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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. boecheri
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. pinnatifidum
PLANTS: Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
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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 19, 2019).