Calflora
Taxon  Report   1824 
Ceanothus pumilus  E. Greene
Dwarf ceanothus,  Siskiyou mat
Ceanothus pumilus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Ceanothus pumilus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Ceanothus pumilus
© 2015 James Gonsman
Ceanothus pumilus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Ceanothus pumilus
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Family: RHAMNACEAE  
Genus: Ceanothus
Communities:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.7 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Ceanothus ×humboldtensis
More information about  Ceanothus pumilus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CEPU)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2017).

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