Taxon  Report   7896    
Symphoricarpos hesperius  G. N. Jones  
(no longer an active name)
Creeping snowberry,  Trailing snowberry
Symphoricarpos hesperius, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Toxicity: MINOR

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Symphoricarpos mollis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Symphoricarpos mollis ssp. hesperius
PLANTS: Symphoricarpos mollis var. hesperius
NOTE: Symphoricarpos hesperius is no longer an active name.
More information about  Symphoricarpos hesperius
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2019).