Taxon  Report   3750    
Garrya fremontii  Torr.
Bearbrush,  Fremont's silk tassel
Garrya fremontii
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
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Garrya fremontii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Garrya fremontii
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Garrya fremontii, 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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Garrya fremontii
© 2011 Vivian Parker
Genus: Garrya
Communities: Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Garrya fremontii var. laxa
More information about  Garrya fremontii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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