Taxon  Report   9228 
Shepherdia canadensis  (L.) Nutt.
Russet buffaloberry
Shepherdia canadensis
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Shepherdia canadensis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Shepherdia canadensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Shepherdia
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Elaeagnus canadensis
PLANTS: Lepargyrea canadensis
More information about  Shepherdia canadensis
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 28, 2016).

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