Taxon  Report   7933    
Tetracoccus hallii  Brandegee
Hall's purple bush,  Hall's shrubby spurge, Holly leaved spurge
Tetracoccus hallii
© 2010 Jean Pawek
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Tetracoccus hallii
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Tetracoccus hallii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Tetracoccus hallii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Tetracoccus hallii
© 2010 Steve Matson
Genus: Tetracoccus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Halliophytum fasciculatum
PLANTS: Halliophytum fasciculatum var. hallii
PLANTS: Halliophytum hallii
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More information about  Tetracoccus hallii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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).