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Taxon: Ceanothus cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt.

Genus: Ceanothus
Family: Rhamnaceae.
Nomen number: 9648
Place of publication: J. Torrey & A. Gray, Fl. N. Amer. 1:267. 1838
Comments:
  • authorship verified from original literature
  • because the combination was ascribed to Nuttall, and he was acknowledged in the preface to the work for his contribution, he is the author of this name (Melbourne ICN Art. 46.2)
Name verified on: 06-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • buckbrush   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • buckbrush   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English   [Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus]
  • buckbrush ceanothus   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – English
  • cuneate ceanothus   (Source: L. Gilbert, p.c.) – English
  • Monterey ceanothus   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English   [Ceanothus cuneatus var. rigidus]

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: revegetator   (for land reclamation fide L. Gilbert, pers. comm. 1998)
  • Medicines: folklore   (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Gilbert, L. 1998. pers. comm. [re. English common names].
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [lists as C. cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [lists as C. cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Munz, P. A. 1974. A flora of southern California. [lists as C. cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray].
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Ceanothus cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt.:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?9648 (23 April 2014)

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