Taxon  Report   6890 
Prunus fasciculata  (Torrey) A. Gray
Desert almond,  Desert range almond
Prunus fasciculata
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
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Prunus fasciculata
© 2004 James M. Andre
Prunus fasciculata
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Prunus fasciculata, 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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Prunus fasciculata
© 2015 Steve Matson
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Lycium spencerae
More information about  Prunus fasciculata
Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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