Taxon  Report   3750 
Garrya fremontii  Torrey
Bearbrush,  Fremont's silk tassel
Garrya fremontii
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
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Garrya fremontii
© 2011 Vivian Parker
Garrya fremontii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Garrya fremontii, 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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Garrya fremontii
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Genus: Garrya
Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Garrya fremontii var. laxa
More information about  Garrya fremontii
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 22, 2018).

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