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Vascular Plants of California
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1. Aril ± red, open at top, free from seed coat, maturing with seed in 1 season;  not aromatic, 10–29 mm, ± flexible, spine or bristle tip 0 or < 0.5 mm ..... TAXUS

1' Aril green with ± purple streaks, closed at top, fused to seed coat, maturing with seed in 2 seasons; leaf aromatic, 25–80 mm, rigid, spine or bristle tip 1–1.5 mm ..... TORREYA



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