Taxon  Report   1075 
Berberis pinnata  Lagasca
California barberry,  Coast Barberry, shiny leaf mahonia
Berberis pinnata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Berberis pinnata
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Berberis pinnata
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Berberis pinnata
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Genus: Berberis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Berberis pinnata ssp. insularis
Berberis pinnata ssp. pinnata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Mahonia pinnata ssp. pinnata
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ICPN: Mahonia pinnata
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 01, 2015).

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