Taxon  Report   11882 
Notholithocarpus densiflorus  (Hook. & Arn.) Manos et al.  var. echinoides  (R. Br. ter) Manos et al.
Tanoak shrub
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
© 2012 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
© 2007 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.

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Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
© 2013 Neal Kramer
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Lithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
More information about  Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. echinoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: May 30, 2016).

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