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Choisya dumosa var. arizonica

Choisya dumosa (Torr.) A. Gray var. arizonica (Standl.) L.D. Benson

Arizonia Orange, Arizona Mexican-orange, Mexican Orange, Star-leaf, Starleaf

Rutaceae (Rue family)

Synonym(s): Choisya arizonica


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


Native Habitat: Granite or limestones soils, canyons, slopes, high desert, desert grasslands, pine-oak woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Choisya dumosa var. arizonica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Choisya dumosa var. arizonica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Choisya dumosa var. arizonica


Record Modified: 2021-05-24
Research By: CBR

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