Taxon  Report   6896    
Prunus ilicifolia  (Nutt. ex Hook. & Arn.) D. Dietr.  ssp. lyonii  (Eastw.) P. H. Raven
Catalina cherry,  Hollyleaf cherry, Island cherry
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Parent: Prunus ilicifolia
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Prunus lyonii
More information about  Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii
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: Apr 02, 2020).