Taxon  Report   4061    
Heliotropium europaeum  L.
European heliotrope
Heliotropium europaeum
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Heliotropium europaeum
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Heliotropium europaeum
© 2011 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Heliotropium europaeum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Heliotropium europaeum
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Genus: Heliotropium
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Heliotropium europaeum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 22, 2019).