Taxon  Report   6886    
Prunus andersonii  A. Gray
Desert peach
Prunus andersonii
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Prunus andersonii
© 2018 Bill Schmidt
Prunus andersonii
© 2017 Aaron Echols
Prunus andersonii, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Prunus andersonii
© 2014 Bill Bogdanoff
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Prunus andersonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).