Taxon  Report   1785 
Ceanothus gloriosus  J. T. Howell  var. exaltatus  J. T. Howell
Glory brush,  Point reyes ceanothus
Ceanothus gloriosus var. exaltatus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Ceanothus gloriosus var. exaltatus
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Ceanothus gloriosus var. exaltatus
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Ceanothus gloriosus var. exaltatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Ceanothus gloriosus var. exaltatus
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Genus: Ceanothus
Parent Record Ceanothus gloriosus
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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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