Calflora
Taxon  Report   9228    
Shepherdia canadensis  (L.) Nutt.
Russet buffaloberry
Shepherdia canadensis, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(7 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ELAEAGNACEAE  
Genus: Shepherdia
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Elaeagnus canadensis
PLANTS: Lepargyrea canadensis
More information about  Shepherdia canadensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SHCA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Jun 02, 2020).