Taxon  Report   4214    
Holodiscus microphyllus  Rydb.  var. microphyllus   
(no longer an active name)
Little leaf creambush
Holodiscus microphyllus var. microphyllus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Holodiscus discolor var. microphyllus

PLANTS other name:
Holodiscus discolor

NOTE: Holodiscus microphyllus var. microphyllus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Holodiscus microphyllus var. microphyllus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 09, 2020).