Taxon  Report   6952 
Purshia tridentata  (Pursh) DC.  var. glandulosa  (Curran) M. E. Jones
Antelope brush,  Desert bitterbrush
Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
© 2012 Steve Matson
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Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
© 2004 James M. Andre
Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
© 2012 Steve Matson
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Purshia
Parent Record Purshia tridentata
Chaparral, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Purshia glandulosa
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ICPN: Purshia glandulosa
More information about  Purshia tridentata var. glandulosa
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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