Taxon  Report   5856    
Nicotiana alata  Link & Otto
Flowering tobacco,  Jasmine tobacco
Nicotiana alata
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Nicotiana alata
© 2018 Zoya Akulova
Nicotiana alata
© 2016 Zoya Akulova
Nicotiana alata, 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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Nicotiana alata
© 2018 Sara Mandel
Genus: Nicotiana
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Nicotiana affinis
PLANTS: Nicotiana alata var. grandiflora
More information about  Nicotiana alata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 14, 2018).

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