Taxon  Report   3547 
Euonymus occidentalis  Torrey
Burning bush,  western burning bush
Euonymus occidentalis, 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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Euonymus occidentalis
© 2004 Timothy Milliken 2004
Euonymus occidentalis
© 2013 Vernon Smith
Euonymus occidentalis
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: streambanks, canyons [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Genus: Euonymus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis
Euonymus occidentalis var. parishii
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Euonymus occidentale
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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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 28, 2015).

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