Taxon  Report   2315    
Conicosia pugioniformis  (L.) N. E. Br.
False ice plant,  Narrow leaved iceplant
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Conicosia pugioniformis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Conicosia pugioniformis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Conicosia
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
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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 18, 2019).