Taxon  Report   1878 
Cercocarpus betuloides  Torrey & A. Gray
Mountain mahogany,  birch leaf mountain mahogany
Cercocarpus betuloides, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cercocarpus betuloides
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Cercocarpus betuloides
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Cercocarpus betuloides
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Chaparral, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Cercocarpus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Cercocarpus betuloides var. betuloides
Cercocarpus betuloides var. blancheae
Cercocarpus betuloides var. macrourus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Cercocarpus montanus var. glaber
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Cercocarpus montanus var. glaber
ICPN: Cercocarpus montanus
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 27, 2015).

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