Taxon  Report   3542    
Eucnide urens  (A. Gray) Parry
Desert bush nettle,  Desert rocknettle, Desert stingbush
Eucnide urens
© 2010 James M. Andre
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Eucnide urens
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Eucnide urens
© Jo-Ann Ordano 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Eucnide urens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Eucnide urens
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Genus: Eucnide
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Eucnide urens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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