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|Family: Garryaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Garrya||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Garrya elliptica Lindl.
Habit: Shrub, small tree, < 8 m. Leaf: 18--107 mm, 14--72 mm wide, 1.2--2.6 × longer than wide, flat to +- concave-convex, elliptic; margin +- to strongly wavy, often rolled under, appearing crenate or dentate; abaxial hairs dense, curly-wavy, interwoven, sparse in age or not. Inflorescence: in fruit 18--28 mm wide. Pistillate Flower: (1)3 per bract. Fruit: hairs dense. Chromosomes: 2n=22.
Ecology: Seacliffs, sand dunes, chaparral, foothill-pine woodland; Elevation: < 800 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCo, KR, NCoRO, n SNF, CW (exc SCoRI); Distribution Outside California: western Oregon. Flowering Time: Jan--Mar
eFlora Treatment Author: Thomas F. Daniel
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Garrya congdonii
Next taxon: Garrya flavescens
Citation for this treatment: Thomas F. Daniel 2017. Garrya elliptica, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=26460, accessed on March 23, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/, accessed on March 23, 2017.