Taxon  Report   9064    
Cestrum nocturnum  L.
Night jessamine
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2011 Mike Perlmutter
Cestrum nocturnum, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Cestrum nocturnum
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Genus: Cestrum
Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Cestrum nocturnum
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 22, 2019).