Taxon  Report   7378 
Schinus molle  L.
Peruvian pepper tree,  Peruvian peppertree
Schinus molle, a dicot, is a tree 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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Schinus molle
© 1999 John Randall, Ph.D.
Schinus molle
© J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan 2005 California Academy of Scien
Schinus molle
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ANACARDIACEAE  
Genus: Schinus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Schinus molle  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SCMO)

Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2015).

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