Taxon  Report   1824    
Ceanothus pumilus  Greene
Dwarf ceanothus,  Siskiyou mat
Ceanothus pumilus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Bloom Period
Genus: Ceanothus
Serpentine affinity: 5.7; (strict endemic)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Ceanothus prostratus var. profugus
PLANTS: Ceanothus ×humboldtensis
More information about  Ceanothus pumilus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Dec 12, 2019).