Calflora
Taxon  Report   6928 
Psorothamnus spinosus  (A. Gray) Barneby
Smoke tree,  Smoketree
Psorothamnus spinosus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Psorothamnus spinosus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Psorothamnus spinosus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Psorothamnus spinosus, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Psorothamnus spinosus
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Psorothamnus
Community:
Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Dalea spinosa
More information about  Psorothamnus spinosus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PSSP3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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