Taxon  Report   5411 
Menodora spinescens  A. Gray
Spiny Monodora, spiny desert olive, spiny menodora
Menodora spinescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Communities: Shadscale Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Menodora
Subspecies and Varieties:
Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
Menodora spinescens var. spinescens
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
 Information about  Menodora spinescens  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (MESP2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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