Taxon  Report   5461    
Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum  L.
Slender leaved ice plant,  Slenderleaf iceplant, Small flowered iceplant
Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Mesembryanthemum
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gasoul nodiflorum
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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: Dec 15, 2018).

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