Calflora
Taxon  Report   9420    
Thevetia peruviana  (Pers.) K. Schum.
Luckynut
Thevetia peruviana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: APOCYNACEAE  
Genus: Thevetia

Toxicity: MAJOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cascabela thevetia
PLANTS: Cerbera thevetia
PLANTS: Thevetia neriifolia
More information about  Thevetia peruviana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (THPE3)

BONAP Distribution Map

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2020).