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Specimen numbers are hyperlinked to records in the Consortium of California Herbaria data view where possible. Taxa are hyperlinked to entries in the Jepson Interchange via the "[Online Interchange]" link.


E. occidentalis Torr. WESTERN BURNING BUSH
Plant 2–6 m. Stem: branches slender, often climbing. Leaf: petiole 3–15 mm; blade 3–14 cm, ovate to obovate, thin, base truncate to tapered. Inflorescence: 1–5-flowered; peduncle 2–7 cm, slender; pedicel 5–15 mm. Flower: sepals 1–1.5 mm, 1.5–2.5 mm wide; petals 4–6.5 mm, purple-brown, finely dotted, margin transparent; disk ± 3 mm wide. Fruit: depressed, deeply 3-lobed, smooth. Seed: 4–6 mm, ± brown; aril ± red. [Online Interchange]
Unabridged note: Expanded author citation: Euonymus occidentalis Nutt. ex Torr.

Key to Euonymus occidentalis

1. Leaf tip abruptly acuminate; twigs ± green; inflorescence 1–5-flowered ..... var. occidentalis

1' Leaf tip ± obtuse or round; twigs ± white; inflorescence 3–5-flowered ..... var. parishii


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