Taxon  Report   10489 
Agave shawii  Engelm.  var. shawii 
Shaw's agave
Agave shawii var. shawii
© 2013 Keir Morse
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Agave shawii var. shawii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Agave shawii var. shawii
© 2012 Clint Scheuerman
Agave shawii var. shawii, a monocot, is a shrub that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Agave shawii var. shawii
© 2013 Keir Morse
Family: AGAVACEAE  
Genus: Agave
Parent Record Agave shawii
Toxicity: MINOR, OXALATES, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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CNPS: Agave shawii
More information about  Agave shawii var. shawii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2016).

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