Taxon  Report   11820    
Marah fabacea  (Naudin) Greene
California man-root
Marah fabacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Marah
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Marah fabaceus
ICPN: Marah fabaceus var. agrestis
ICPN: Marah fabaceus var. fabaceus
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More information about  Marah fabacea
Nursery 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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 29, 2020).