Calflora
Taxon  Report   1074    
Berberis nevinii  A. Gray
Nevin's barberry
Berberis nevinii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Mahonia nevinii
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BERBERIDACEAE  
Genus: Berberis
Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: riparian

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Mahonia nevinii

Alternate Names:
CNPS: Mahonia nevinii
More information about  Berberis nevinii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MANE3)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 23, 2019).