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Ceanothus  jepsonii Greene   
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FamilyRHAMNACEAE
Genus species var.Ceanothus  jepsonii Greene 
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude0-600m
Description branchlets grey-brown, strigose, leaves opposite, evergreen, ovate to elliptic, rigid, obtuse, spiny dentate, adaxially yellow-green, glabrous, inflorescence dense raceme to 2cm
Size30-60cm
Colorblue, violet
Bloomspring
Ca
Typeascending 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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