Calflora
Taxon  Report   43    
Acalypha californica  Benth.
California acalypha,  California copperleaf
Acalypha californica, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Acalypha
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Acalypha pringlei
More information about  Acalypha californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACCA3)


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: Feb 20, 2019).