Taxon  Report   1799    
Ceanothus jepsonii  Greene
Jepson ceanothus,  Musk brush
Ceanothus jepsonii
© 2000 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Ceanothus jepsonii
© 2015 James Gonsman
Ceanothus jepsonii
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Ceanothus jepsonii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Ceanothus jepsonii
© 2018 Tina Curiel
Genus: Ceanothus
Communities: Chaparral

Serpentine affinity: 6; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Ceanothus jepsonii var. albiflorus
ICPN: Ceanothus jepsonii var. jepsonii
More information about  Ceanothus jepsonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).