Taxon  Report   7895    
Symphoricarpos albus  (L.) S. F. Blake  var. laevigatus  (Fernald) S. F. Blake
Common snowberry,  Upright snowberry
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Toxicity: MINOR

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, canyons

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Symphoricarpos albus ssp. laevigatus
PLANTS: Symphoricarpos rivularis
More information about  Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
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).