Taxon  Report   2310    
Comarostaphylis diversifolia  (Parry) Greene
California comarostaphylos,  Summer holly
Comarostaphylis diversifolia
© 2015 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Comarostaphylis diversifolia
© 2015 Keir Morse
Comarostaphylis diversifolia
© 2010 Anna Bennett
Comarostaphylis diversifolia, 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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Comarostaphylis diversifolia
© 2009 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Comarostaphylis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Comarostaphylis diversifolia
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).