Calflora
Taxon  Report   2972    
Ephedra californica  S. Watson
California ephedra,  California jointfir, Desert tea
Ephedra californica, a gymnosperm, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: EPHEDRACEAE  
Genus: Ephedra
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Ephedra californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (EPCA2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2019).