Taxon  Report   9073    
Clitoria ternatea  L.
Asian pigeonwings
Clitoria ternatea
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Clitoria ternatea, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is not native to California.

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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Clitoria
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Clitoria ternatea var. alba
More information about  Clitoria ternatea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 21, 2019).