Calflora
Taxon  Report   10901    
Frangula californica  (Eschsch.) A. Gray  ssp. ursina  (Greene) Kartesz & Gandhi
Desert hoary coffeeberry
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Frangula californica ssp. ursina, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Family: RHAMNACEAE  
Genus: Frangula
Parent: Frangula californica
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Rhamnus californica ssp. ursina
ICPN + PLANTS: Rhamnus californica var. ursina
ICPN + PLANTS: Rhamnus tomentella ssp. ursina
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More information about  Frangula californica ssp. ursina
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRCAU)

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: Nov 20, 2018).

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