Taxon  Report   7091 
Rhus ovata  S. Watson
Sugar bush,  Sugar sumac
Rhus ovata
© 2002 Lynn Watson
CalPhotos: click on a
photo to see it bigger
Rhus ovata
© 2006 Brent Miller
Rhus ovata
© 2009 Robert Steers
Rhus ovata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Rhus ovata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Family: ANACARDIACEAE  
Genus: Rhus
Community:
Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Rhus ovata var. traskiae
More information about  Rhus ovata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RHOV)

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 13, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.