Taxon  Report   1068 
Berberis aquifolium  Pursh  var. aquifolium 
Oregon grape,  Piper's barberry
Berberis aquifolium var. aquifolium
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Berberis aquifolium var. aquifolium
© 2008 Keir Morse
Berberis aquifolium var. aquifolium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Berberis aquifolium var. aquifolium
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Family: BERBERIDACEAE  
Genus: Berberis
Parent Record Berberis aquifolium
Communities:
Douglas-Fir Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.6 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
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TJM2: Berberis piperiana
More information about  Berberis aquifolium var. aquifolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Apr 29, 2016).

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