Taxon  Report   7686    
Sorbus scopulina  Greene
Greene's mountain ash
Sorbus scopulina
© 2012 RT Hawke
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Sorbus scopulina
© 2010 Keir Morse
Sorbus scopulina
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Sorbus scopulina, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sorbus scopulina
© 2010 Keir Morse
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Sorbus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: canyons

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Sorbus cascadensis
ICPN: Sorbus scopulina var. cascadensis
ICPN: Sorbus scopulina var. scopulina
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More information about  Sorbus scopulina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 24, 2019).