Taxon  Report   10275 
Prunus virginiana  L.
Prunus virginiana
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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Prunus virginiana
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
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
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Subspecies and Varieties:
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]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Prunus virginiana
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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