Taxon  Report   6955 
Pyracantha angustifolia  (Franchet) C. Schneider
firethorn,  narrowleaf firethorn
Pyracantha angustifolia , a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Pyracantha angustifolia
© 2001 James B. Gratiot
Pyracantha angustifolia
© 2001 James B. Gratiot
Community: escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Pyracantha
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Pyracantha angustifolia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PYAN)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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

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