Taxon  Report   6280 
Peucephyllum schottii  A. Gray
Desert fir,  Desert pine, Pigmycedar, Schott's pygmycedar
Peucephyllum schottii
© 2010 Steve Matson
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Peucephyllum schottii
© 2007 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Peucephyllum schottii
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Peucephyllum schottii, 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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Peucephyllum schottii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Peucephyllum
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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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: Jun 23, 2018).

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