Taxon  Report   5233 
Lycium brevipes  Benth.  var. brevipes 
Desert thorn
Lycium brevipes var. brevipes
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Lycium brevipes var. brevipes
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Lycium brevipes var. brevipes, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, wNam.

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Lycium brevipes var. brevipes
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Lycium
Parent Record Lycium brevipes
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Accepted by JEF + JM93
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This plant is available commercially.
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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: Aug 16, 2018).

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