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Purshia mexicana (Mexican cliffrose)
Flaigg, Norman G.

Purshia mexicana

Purshia mexicana (D. Don) Henrickson

Mexican cliffrose

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s): Cowania mexicana, Cowania mexicana var. dubia

USDA Symbol: pume

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow



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From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

USDA: Find Purshia mexicana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Purshia mexicana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Purshia mexicana


Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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