Calflora
Taxon  Report   8726    
Pyracantha coccinea  M. Roem.
Scarlet firethorn
Pyracantha coccinea, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California. Cal-IPC rating: Limited
Observation Search
(13 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Pyracantha
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cotoneaster pyracantha
More information about  Pyracantha coccinea

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 24, 2020).