Taxon  Report   1788    
Ceanothus greggii  A. Gray
Desert ceanothus
Ceanothus greggii
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Ceanothus greggii
© 2014 Garth Wadsworth
Ceanothus greggii
© 2014 Garth Wadsworth
Ceanothus greggii, 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 greggii
© 2014 Garth Wadsworth
Genus: Ceanothus
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Ceanothus greggii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).