Taxon  Report   4213    
Holodiscus microphyllus  Rydb.  var. glabrescens  (Greenm.) F. A. Ley  
(no longer an active name)
Desert ocean spray,  Rock spiraea
Holodiscus microphyllus var. glabrescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN other name:
Holodiscus discolor var. glabrescens

PLANTS other name:
Holodiscus discolor

NOTE: Holodiscus microphyllus var. glabrescens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Holodiscus microphyllus var. glabrescens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Aug 18, 2019).