Taxon  Report   8974    
Prunus eremophila  Prigge
Desert plum
Prunus eremophila
© 2010 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Prunus eremophila
© 2004 James M. Andre
Prunus eremophila
© 2012 James M. Andre
Prunus eremophila, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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
Prunus eremophila
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Prunus
Toxicity: MAJOR (SEEDS)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Prunus eremophila
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

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 16, 2019).