Taxon  Report   7534    
Sesuvium verrucosum  Raf.
Verrucose seapurslane,  Western sea purslane
Sesuvium verrucosum
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
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Sesuvium verrucosum
© 2018 Adam Chasey
Sesuvium verrucosum
© 2004 James M. Andre
Sesuvium verrucosum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sesuvium verrucosum
© 2017 leia giambastiani
Genus: Sesuvium
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sesuvium erectum
More information about  Sesuvium verrucosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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).