Taxon  Report   6897    
Prunus subcordata  Benth.
Klamath plum,  Sierra plum
Prunus subcordata, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Prunus subcordata var. kelloggii
ICPN: Prunus subcordata var. rubicunda
More information about  Prunus subcordata
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: Feb 27, 2020).