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 / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Pyracantha coccinea
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Pyracantha coccinea
© W. I. Follett 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Pyracantha coccinea
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cotoneaster pyracantha
 Information about  Pyracantha coccinea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PYCO2)


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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: Aug 04, 2015).

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