Taxon  Report   3746 
Garrya buxifolia  A. Gray
Boxleaf silk tassel,  Boxleaf silktassel, Dwarf silktassel
Garrya buxifolia
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Garrya buxifolia
© 2009 Norman Jensen
Garrya buxifolia
© 2011 Kjirsten Wayman
Garrya buxifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Garrya buxifolia
© 2009 Norman Jensen
Genus: Garrya
Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.8 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Garrya buxifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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: Jan 19, 2018).

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