Taxon  Report   6892 
Prunus fasciculata  (Torr.) A. Gray  var. punctata  Jeps.
Desert almond,  Sand almond
Prunus fasciculata var. punctata
© 2012 Chris Winchell
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Prunus fasciculata var. punctata
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Prunus fasciculata var. punctata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Prunus fasciculata var. punctata
© 2009 Adonis (Don) Tate
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Parent Record Prunus fasciculata
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System]    
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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 24, 2018).

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