Taxon  Report   1072 
Berberis haematocarpa  Wooton
Red fruited mahonia
Berberis haematocarpa
© 2016 Wynn Anderson
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Berberis haematocarpa
© 2016 Wynn Anderson
Berberis haematocarpa
© 2016 Wynn Anderson
Berberis haematocarpa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Berberis haematocarpa
© 2014 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Berberis
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Mahonia haematocarpa
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ICPN: Mahonia haematocarpa
More information about  Berberis haematocarpa
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: Aug 14, 2018).

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