Taxon  Report   3548    
Euonymus occidentalis  Nutt. ex Torr.  var. occidentalis 
Western burning bush
Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2002 Brad Kelley
Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis
© 2006 Dean Wm. Taylor
Toxicity: MINOR

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euonymus occidentale var. occidentale
More information about  Euonymus occidentalis var. occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Nov 18, 2018).

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