Calflora
Taxon  Report   8716    
Cydonia oblonga  Mill.
Quince
Cydonia oblonga
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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Cydonia oblonga
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Cydonia oblonga
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Cydonia oblonga, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California.

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Cydonia oblonga
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Cydonia
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cydonia vulgaris
PLANTS: Pyrus cydonia
More information about  Cydonia oblonga
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYOB2)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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