Taxon  Report   8726 
Pyracantha coccinea  M. Roem.
scarlet firethorn
Pyracantha coccinea, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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

 

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© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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Community: escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Pyracantha
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Cotoneaster pyracantha
 Information about  Pyracantha coccinea  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (PYCO2)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 21, 2014).

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