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|Family: Rhamnaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Ceanothus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Ceanothus cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt.
Habit: Plant erect (mound-like), generally open. Stem: ascending to spreading, occasionally arched, not rooting at nodes; twigs generally brown to gray-brown, generally glabrous to +- puberulent. Leaf: opposite, some clustered or not, evergreen; stipules knob-like; petiole < 3 mm, generally glabrous to +- puberulent; blade 6--30 mm, 3--18 mm wide, elliptic to +- round, dull green, adaxially glabrous, abaxially paler, glabrous to +- strigose, tip obtuse to notched, margin entire or teeth +- sharp. Inflorescence: umbel-like, generally 1--2 cm. Flower: white, pale blue, blue, or lavender. Fruit: 4--6 mm wide, +- 3-ridged distally; horns 0.5--2 mm. Chromosomes: 2n=24.
eFlora Treatment Author: Dieter H. Wilken
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Ceanothus crassifolius var. planus
Next taxon: Ceanothus cuneatus var. cuneatus
Citation for this treatment: Dieter H. Wilken 2016. Ceanothus cuneatus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=18434, accessed on May 25, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 25, 2016.