Taxon  Report   6951 
Purshia tridentata  (Pursh) DC.
Antelope Bush,  Bitterbrush, antelope bitterbrush
Purshia tridentata, 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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Purshia tridentata
© 2005 Steve Matson
Purshia tridentata
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Purshia tridentata
© 2003 Michael Charters
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Purshia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
Purshia tridentata var. tridentata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Purshia tridentata var. tridentata
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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2015).

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