Taxon  Report   1825 
Ceanothus purpureus  Jepson
Hollyleaf ceanothus,  Napa ceanothus
Ceanothus purpureus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
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Ceanothus purpureus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Ceanothus purpureus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Ceanothus purpureus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Ceanothus purpureus
© 2012 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Family: RHAMNACEAE  
Genus: Ceanothus
Community:
Chaparral
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Ceanothus jepsonii var. purpureus
More information about  Ceanothus purpureus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CEPU2)

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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: Sep 28, 2016).

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