Taxon  Report   6062    
Parentucellia viscosa  (L.) Caruel
Yellow glandweed,  Yellow parentucellia
Parentucellia viscosa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Parentucellia viscosa
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Parentucellia viscosa
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Parentucellia viscosa, 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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one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Parentucellia viscosa
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Parentucellia
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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 16, 2019).