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|Family: Rosaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Pyracantha||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Pyracantha atalantioides (Hance) Stapf
Habit: Plant < 6 m, erect, yellow-brown-hairy, glabrous in age. Leaf: 15--40 mm, generally elliptic or oblong, glaucous abaxially, tip abruptly soft-pointed to obtuse, teeth 0--few, inconspicuous, generally distal. Inflorescence: +- many-flowered, yellow-brown-hairy. Fruit: 4--5 mm wide, bright red.
Ecology: Disturbed areas, abandoned fields, roadsides; Elevation: < 200 m. Bioregional Distribution: SCo, expected elsewhere; Distribution Outside California: southeastern United States; native to China. Flowering Time: Feb--Jun
eFlora Treatment Author: Peter F. Zika
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Pyracantha angustifolia
Next taxon: Pyracantha coccinea
Citation for this treatment: Peter F. Zika 2016. Pyracantha atalantioides, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=91782, accessed on October 23, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on October 23, 2016.