Taxon  Report   5879 
Oemleria cerasiformis  (Hook. & Arn.) J. W. Landon
Indian plum,  Oso berry
Oemleria cerasiformis
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
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Oemleria cerasiformis
© 2007 Steve Matson
Oemleria cerasiformis
© 2014 John Doyen
Oemleria cerasiformis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Oemleria cerasiformis
© 2007 Matt Below
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Oemleria
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Redwood Forest
Habitat: canyons
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Nuttallia cerasiformis
PLANTS: Osmaronia cerasiformis
More information about  Oemleria cerasiformis
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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: Sep 24, 2018).

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