Taxon  Report   1883 
Cercocarpus ledifolius  Nutt.
Desert mountainmahogany, curl leaf mountain mahogany
Cercocarpus ledifolius, 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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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Cercocarpus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intermontanus
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. ledifolius
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Cercocarpus ledifolius  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CELE3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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