Taxon  Report   7093 
Rhus trilobata  Nutt.  var. simplicifolia  (Greene) F. A. Barkley  (not an active name; please see Rhus aromatica var. simplicifolia)
Single leaf skunkbrush,  Skunkbush sumac
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Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).

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Genus: Rhus
Parent Record Rhus trilobata
Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
CNPS accepted name: Rhus aromatica var. simplicifolia
ICPN accepted name: Rhus aromatica
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PLANTS: Rhus aromatica var. simplicifolia
NOTE: Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 21, 2018).

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