Taxon  Report   1784    
Ceanothus gloriosus  J. T. Howell
Glory mat,  Point reyes ceanothus
Ceanothus gloriosus
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Ceanothus gloriosus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Ceanothus gloriosus
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Ceanothus gloriosus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Ceanothus gloriosus
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Communities: Coastal Strand, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Douglas-Fir Forest, Chaparral

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Ceanothus gloriosus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

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 20, 2019).