Taxon  Report   8519    
Maytenus boaria  Molina
Maytenus boaria
© 2011 Sam Abercrombie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Maytenus boaria
© 2011 Sam Abercrombie
Maytenus boaria
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Maytenus boaria, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Maytenus boaria
© 2012 Sam Abercrombie
Genus: Maytenus
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Maytenus boaria
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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 24, 2019).