Taxon  Report   6894 
Prunus ilicifolia  (Nutt.) Walp.
Holly leaf cherry,  Holly leaved cherry, Hollyleaf cherry
Prunus ilicifolia
© 2013 Jean Pawek
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Prunus ilicifolia
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Prunus ilicifolia, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Prunus ilicifolia
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Prunus ilicifolia
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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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