Taxon  Report   5963 
Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia  (C. Parry) Small
Baja birdbush,  Baja california birdbush
Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
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Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
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Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
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Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Ornithostaphylos
Community:
Chaparral
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More information about  Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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