Calflora
Taxon  Report   5234    
Lycium brevipes  Benth.  var. hassei  (Greene) C. L. Hitchc.
Santa catalina island desert thorn
Lycium brevipes var. hassei, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Lycium hassei
California Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: SOLANACEAE  
Genus: Lycium
Parent: Lycium brevipes
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Lycium hassei

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Lycium hassei
More information about  Lycium brevipes var. hassei
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYHA5)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 25, 2019).