Taxon  Report   5879    
Oemleria cerasiformis  (Hook. & Arn.) J. W. Landon
Indian plum,  Oso berry
Oemleria cerasiformis, 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: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Oemleria
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: canyons

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Redwood Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Nuttallia cerasiformis
JEF + PLANTS: Osmaronia cerasiformis
More information about  Oemleria cerasiformis
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).