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.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
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)

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 16, 2019).