Taxon  Report   9644 
Acer negundo  L.
Acer negundo
© 2015 Susan McDougall
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Acer negundo
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Acer negundo
© 2004 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Acer negundo, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to North America.

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Acer negundo
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Acer
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Acer negundo var. arizonicum
TJM2: Acer negundo var. californicum
TJM2: Acer negundo var. interius
More information about  Acer negundo
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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