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|Family: Anacardiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Schinus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Schinus molle L.
Habit: Plant 5--18 m, root-sprouting or not. Leaf: 10--30 cm; leaflets sessile, 1--6 cm, lanceolate to lance-linear, generally entire. Inflorescence: pedicel 2--5 mm in fruit. Flower: < 3 mm. Fruit: 5--8 mm diam. Chromosomes: 2n=28.
Ecology: Washes, slopes, abandoned fields; Elevation: < 700 m. Bioregional Distribution: SNF, Teh, GV, CW, SW; Distribution Outside California: to Texas, Mexico; native to South America. Flowering Time: Jun--Aug
eFlora Treatment Author: John M. Miller & Dieter H. Wilken
Jepson Online Interchange
Weed listed by Cal-IPC
Previous taxon: Schinus
Next taxon: Schinus polygamus
Citation for this treatment: John M. Miller & Dieter H. Wilken 2016. Schinus molle, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=43505, accessed on December 10, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 10, 2016.