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Condalia hookeri var. edwardsiana (Edwards' bluewood)
Henderson, Mary S. and Mary Hall

Condalia hookeri var. edwardsiana

Condalia hookeri M.C. Johnst. var. edwardsiana (Cory) M.C. Johnst.

Edwards' Bluewood, Bluewood Condalia

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

The species of this plant is named for William Jackson Hooker (1785-1865) who was Director of Kew Gardens from 1841-1865. He wrote “Flora boreali-americana” and many other works. He was founder and editor of “Journal of Botany”.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate , Fascicled
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Drupe

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May



Additional resources

USDA: Find Condalia hookeri var. edwardsiana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Condalia hookeri var. edwardsiana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Condalia hookeri var. edwardsiana


Record Modified: 2009-01-07
Research By: TWC Staff

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