Taxon  Report   3748    
Garrya elliptica  Lindl.
Coast silk tassel,  Coast silktassel, Silk tassel bush or quinine bush, Wavyleaf silktassel
Garrya elliptica, 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
Genus: Garrya
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Garrya elliptica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).