Taxon  Report   3749 
Garrya flavescens  S. Watson
Ashy silk tassel,  Ashy silktassel
Garrya flavescens
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Garrya flavescens
© 2014 Belinda Lo
Garrya flavescens
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Garrya flavescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Garrya flavescens
© 2016 Keir Morse
Genus: Garrya
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Garrya flavescens ssp. pallida
PLANTS: Garrya flavescens var. pallida
More information about  Garrya flavescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jul 15, 2018).

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