Calflora
Taxon  Report   5237    
Lycium cooperi  A. Gray
Cooper's box thorn,  Peach thorn
Lycium cooperi
© 2004 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lycium cooperi
© 2005 James M. Andre
Lycium cooperi
© 2003 Michael Charters
Lycium cooperi, 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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Lycium cooperi
© 2004 Heath McAllister
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycium
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Lycium cooperi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYCO2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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