Distribution by County   2979    
Ephedra viridis  Coville
Green ephedra,   Mormon tea,   Mountain ephedra
Ephedra viridis, a gymnosperm, is a shrub that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 07/05/2022).