Taxon  Report   1788 
Ceanothus greggii  A. Gray
Desert ceanothus
Ceanothus greggii
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Ceanothus greggii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Ceanothus greggii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Ceanothus greggii, 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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Ceanothus greggii
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Ceanothus
Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
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This plant is available commercially.
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2016).

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