Taxon  Report   10275 
Prunus virginiana  L.
chokecherry
Prunus virginiana, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Prunus virginiana
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Prunus virginiana
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Prunus virginiana
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Communities:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Prunus virginiana  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PRVI)

Nursery availability on CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2015).

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