Calflora
Taxon  Report   5720 
Myoporum laetum  G. Forst.
Lollypop tree,  Ngaio tree
Myoporum laetum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
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Myoporum laetum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Myoporum laetum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Myoporum laetum, a dicot, is a tree or 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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Myoporum laetum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Family: SCROPHULARIACEAE   (PLANTS: MYOPORACEAE)
Genus: Myoporum
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 19, 2018).

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