UCR - University of California, Riverside Herbarium - Vascular Plants
Catalog #: UCR0043975
Occurrence ID: UCR-BPS-223862
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-223862
Taxon:Prunus cerasifera Ehrh. Family: Rosaceae
Verbatim Date: 2011-2-21
Locality: United States, California, San Luis Obispo, Cambria, along Burton Dr., down canyon from intersection with Eaton Rd., to the edge of the East Village at the creek crossing
Elevation: 15 meters (49ft)
Habitat: Canyon among hills, ± urbanized Monterey pine (Pinus radiata) forest with vacant lots, roadsides, etc. More intact slopes also with Quercus agrifolia, Rhamnus californica, Heteromeles, Toxicodendron, Baccharis pilularis, Salix, Rubus ursinus, Bromus carinatus, etc.
Uncommon but widely scattered 1.5-8 m shrubs, at disturbed road edges and on slopes; petals and filaments white, anthers yellow-green. Sepals reflexed.