Calflora
Taxon  Report   5232    
Lycium brevipes  Benth.
Baja desert thorn,  Fruitilla
Lycium brevipes, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Alkali Sink, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Lycium richii
More information about  Lycium brevipes
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYBR)


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: Nov 18, 2019).