Taxon  Report   10399 
Symphoricarpos albus  (L.) S.F. Blake
Common snowberry
Symphoricarpos albus
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
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Symphoricarpos albus
© 2015 Margo Bors
Symphoricarpos albus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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
Genus: Symphoricarpos
Subspecies and Varieties:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: streambanks, canyons
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Symphoricarpos albus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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