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Lyonothamnus floribundus  A. Gray  ssp. aspleniifolius  (Greene) P. H. Raven
Santa cruz island ironwood
Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. aspleniifolius is a tree that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
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Parent: Lyonothamnus floribundus
Genus: Lyonothamnus
Family: Rosaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSLyonothamnus floribundus ssp. asplenifolius
JEF + PLANTSLyonothamnus floribundus var. aspleniifolius
Information about  Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. aspleniifolius from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYFLA)

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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/05/2023).