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San Diego mountain-mahogany
Cercocarpus minutiflorus
San Diego mountain-mahogany Rose Family
Cercocarpus minutiflorus Rosaceae
common names
  San Diego mountain-mahogany
  smooth mountain-mahogany
accepted scientific name
  Cercocarpus minutiflorus Abrams
rules for finding collection records
  Cercocarpus minutiflorus (397)
  Cercocarpus montanus minutiflorus (15)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .2 to .3 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of December thru 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Cal Photos (27)
Peter Bryant (10)
Michael G. Simpson (4)
Jay Sullivan (1)
SEINet (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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