Calflora
Taxon  Report   4503 
Juniperus californica  Carriere
California juniper
Juniperus californica
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Juniperus californica
© 2009 Ryan Gilmore
Juniperus californica
© 2008 Keir Morse
Juniperus californica, a gymnosperm, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
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Juniperus californica
© 2005 James M. Andre
Family: CUPRESSACEAE  
Genus: Juniperus
Communities:
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Juniperus cedrosiana
PLANTS: Juniperus cerrosianus
PLANTS: Juniperus pyriformis
PLANTS: Sabina californica
More information about  Juniperus californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (JUCA7)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google


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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2017).

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