Calflora
Taxon  Report   7936    
Tetradymia axillaris  A. Nelson
Catclaw horsebrush,  Cotton catclaw, Cotton thorn, Longspine horsebrush
Tetradymia axillaris
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Tetradymia axillaris, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tetradymia axillaris
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Tetradymia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Tetradymia axillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TEAX)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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