Taxon  Report   11831    
Menodora spinescens  A. Gray  var. mohavensis  Steyerm.
Mojave menodora
Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
© 2012 James M. Andre
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Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
© 2012 James M. Andre
Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
© 2012 James M. Andre
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Menodora
Parent: Menodora spinescens
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

More information about  Menodora spinescens var. mohavensis
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


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).