Taxon  Report   7068    
Reseda luteola  L.
Dyer's mignonette,  Weld
Reseda luteola
© 2005 Victoria Marshall
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Reseda luteola
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Reseda luteola
© 2009 Anna Bennett
Reseda luteola, 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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Reseda luteola
© 2014 Peter Warner
Genus: Reseda
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Reseda luteola ssp. gussonei
More information about  Reseda luteola
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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).