Taxon  Report   7684 
Sorbus aucuparia  L.
European mountain ash,  European mountain rowan
Sorbus aucuparia
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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Sorbus aucuparia
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Sorbus aucuparia
© 2007 Luisa Arana Navaridas
Sorbus aucuparia, 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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Sorbus aucuparia
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Sorbus
escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Pyrus aucuparia
PLANTS: Sorbus aucuparia var. xanthocarpa
More information about  Sorbus aucuparia
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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: Mar 24, 2018).

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