Calflora
Taxon  Report   1771    
Ceanothus cuneatus  (Hook.) Nutt.  var. cuneatus 
Buck brush,  Buckbrush
Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
© 2016 John Doyen
Family: RHAMNACEAE  
Genus: Ceanothus
Parent: Ceanothus cuneatus
Communities: Chaparral

Serpentine affinity: 1.5; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ceanothus cuneatus var. dubius
PLANTS: Ceanothus cuneatus var. submontanus
PLANTS: Ceanothus ramulosus
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More information about  Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CECUC3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).