Calflora
Taxon  Report   3547    
Euonymus occidentalis  Nutt. ex Torr.
Burning bush,  Western burning bush
Euonymus occidentalis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: CELASTRACEAE  
Genus: Euonymus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, canyons

Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euonymus occidentale
More information about  Euonymus occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (EUOC8)


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: Dec 14, 2019).