Taxon  Report   10399 
Symphoricarpos albus  (L.) S.F. Blake
common snowberry
Symphoricarpos albus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Symphoricarpos albus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Symphoricarpos albus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Symphoricarpos albus
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: streambanks, canyons [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: CAPRIFOLIACEAE  
Genus: Symphoricarpos
Subspecies and Varieties:
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Symphoricarpos albus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SYAL)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2014).

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