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FamilyRHAMNACEAE
Genus species var.Ceanothus  foliosus Parry 
SynonymsCeanothus austromontanus Abrams
 Ceanothus dentatus var. dickeyi Fosberg
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude400-1600m
Description branchlets glandular-pubescent, leaves oblong to broadly elliptic, to 15mm long, dark green, glandular, crenate, flowers in racemes
Size50-100cm
Colorblue
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typeerect shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring after hot water treatment, germ. 3-6 months
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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