Taxon  Report   10641    
Mirabilis jalapa  L.  var. jalapa 
Wishbone bush
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Mirabilis jalapa var. jalapa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Genus: Mirabilis
Parent: Mirabilis jalapa

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Mirabilis jalapa var. jalapa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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).