Taxon  Report   5234 
Lycium brevipes  Benth.  var. hassei  (Greene) C. L. Hitchc.
Santa catalina island desert thorn
Lycium brevipes var. hassei
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
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Lycium brevipes var. hassei
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Lycium brevipes var. hassei, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Lycium hassei
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition

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Lycium brevipes var. hassei
© Angelika Brinkman-Busi and CNPS
Genus: Lycium
Parent Record Lycium brevipes
Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Lycium hassei
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ICPN + CNPS: Lycium hassei
More information about  Lycium brevipes var. hassei
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: Aug 15, 2018).

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