Calflora
Taxon  Report   5235    
Lycium californicum  Nutt.
California box thorn,  California boxthorn, California desert thorn
Lycium californicum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycium
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Lycium californicum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYCA)


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 20, 2019).