Taxon  Report   10790    
Berberis higginsiae  Munz
Fremont's mahonia
Berberis higginsiae
© 2006 Rich Crawford
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Berberis higginsiae
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Berberis higginsiae, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 3.2 (review list).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Berberis higginsiae
© 2013 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Berberis
Toxicity: MAJOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Mahonia fremontii

More information about  Berberis higginsiae
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).