Taxon  Report   7292    
Salpichroa origanifolia  (Lam.) Baill.
Lily of the valley vine
Salpichroa origanifolia
© 2014 Ron Vanderhoff
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Salpichroa origanifolia
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Salpichroa origanifolia
© 2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Salpichroa origanifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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one or more occurrences
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Salpichroa origanifolia
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Salpichroa
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Perizoma rhomboidea
PLANTS: Salpichroa rhomboidea
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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 22, 2019).