Taxon  Report   2405    
Cotyledon orbiculata  L.  var. oblonga  (Haw.) DC.
Cotyledon,  Pig's ear
Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/
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Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/
Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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