Taxon  Report   9396    
Prunus tomentosa  Thunb.
Nanking cherry
Prunus tomentosa
© 2004 Nick Kurzenko
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Prunus tomentosa
© Nick Kurzenko
Prunus tomentosa, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Prunus tomentosa
© Nick Kurzenko
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cerasus tomentosa
More information about  Prunus tomentosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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 19, 2019).