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Ceanothus impressus var. nipomensis

Ceanothus impressus Trel. var. nipomensis McMinn

Nipomo Mesa Ceanothus, Santa Barbara Ceanothus

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May


Native Habitat: Sandy or gravelly, open sites, chaparral, oak woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ceanothus impressus var. nipomensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ceanothus impressus var. nipomensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ceanothus impressus var. nipomensis


Record Modified: 2020-11-16
Research By: CBR

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