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Ephedra cutleri

Ephedra cutleri Peebles

Cutler's Joint Fir, Cutler's Mormon Tea

Ephedraceae (Mormon-tea Family)

Synonym(s): Ephedra coryi var. viscida, Ephedra viridis var. viscida


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Size Notes: Each colony up to about 2 feet tall by 15 feet across.


USA: AZ , CO , NM , UT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-10-10
Research By: CBR

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