Taxon  Report   6888 
Prunus dulcis  (Mill.) D. A. Webb
Domestic almond,  Sweet almond
Prunus dulcis
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Prunus dulcis
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Prunus dulcis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Prunus dulcis, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Prunus dulcis
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Amygdalus communis
PLANTS: Amygdalus dulcis
PLANTS: Prunus communis
PLANTS: Prunus dulcis var. amara
ICPN + PLANTS: Prunus amygdalus
More information about  Prunus dulcis
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: Sep 23, 2018).

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