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Common (vernacular) names applied to California vascular plants

compiled by Elizabeth Painter

up to date as of May 1, 2016

Common names (also referred to as vernacular names) are applied differently at different times and places by different users. This list is compiled from many sources and is intended to be as comprehensive as possible. It is not intended to indicate which common name is correct or preferred. Please send comments about this page to Elizabeth Painter (paintere@west.net).





TaxonPtelea crenulata
groupEudicots
FamilyRutaceae
Family common name(s)rue; ruewort; rueworts; citrus; orange
Genus common name(s)hop-tree; hop tree; hoptree; wafer-ash; wafer ash
Species common name(s)California hop-tree; California hop tree; California hoptree; California wafer-ash; western hop-tree; western hop tree; western hoptree
 
 
 
 
 
 
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