Taxon  Report   8321 
Vitis californica  Benth.
California grape,  California wild grape
Vitis californica
© J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan 1999 California Academy of Science
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Vitis californica
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Vitis californica
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Vitis californica, a dicot, is a vine or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Vitis californica
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Family: VITACEAE  
Genus: Vitis
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: canyons
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Vitis californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 23, 2018).

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