Taxon  Report   99 
Adenostoma sparsifolium  Torrey
Red shanks

Adenostoma sparsifolium
© 2012 Anthony Baniaga
Adenostoma sparsifolium
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Adenostoma sparsifolium, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

 Interactive Distribution Map 

 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Adenostoma sparsifolium
© 2013 Susan McDougall
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Adenostoma
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Adenostoma sparsifolium

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 More information about  Adenostoma sparsifolium
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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:   (Accessed: Nov 29, 2015).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

News About Calflora Home
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT