Taxon  Report   1827 
Ceanothus sanguineus  Pursh
Red stem ceanothus,  Redstem ceanothus
Ceanothus sanguineus
© 2012 RT Hawke
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Ceanothus sanguineus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ceanothus sanguineus
© 2000 Thayne Tuason
Genus: Ceanothus
Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Ceanothus oreganus
More information about  Ceanothus sanguineus
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: Feb 17, 2018).

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