Calflora
Taxon  Report   9858    
Dianthus barbatus  L.
Sweetwilliam
Dianthus barbatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Dianthus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Dianthus barbatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DIBA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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 17, 2019).