Calflora
Taxon  Report   11499    
Cercocarpus ledifolius  Nutt.  var. intricatus  (S. Watson) M.E. Jones
Little leaved mountain mahogany
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
© 2013 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
© 2011 Steve Matson
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
© 2011 Steve Matson
Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
© 2011 Steve Matson
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Cercocarpus intricatus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cercocarpus intricatus
More information about  Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CEIN7)

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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