Taxon  Report   9396 
Prunus tomentosa  Thunb.
Nanking cherry
Prunus tomentosa
© Nick Kurzenko
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Prunus tomentosa
© Nick Kurzenko
Prunus tomentosa, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Prunus tomentosa
© 2004 Nick Kurzenko
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Cerasus tomentosa
More information about  Prunus tomentosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PRTO80)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2016).

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