Taxon  Report   2270    
Coleogyne ramosissima  Torr.
Black brush,  Blackbrush
Coleogyne ramosissima
© 2015 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Coleogyne ramosissima
© 2004 James M. Andre
Coleogyne ramosissima
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Coleogyne ramosissima, 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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Coleogyne ramosissima
© 2015 Steve Matson
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Coleogyne
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Coleogyne ramosissima
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

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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 13, 2018).

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