Taxon  Report   11723    
Heliotropium curassavicum  L.  var. oculatum  (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. ex Tidestr.
Alkali heliotrope,  Seaside heliotrope
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2018 Jennifer Mo
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Heliotropium curassavicum ssp. oculatum
More information about  Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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