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Hawai`i Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum hawaiiense)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Rutaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 132791
  • Lifeform: Tree, Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

Where is Hawai`i Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum hawaiiense) located in the wild?

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Hawai`i Prickly-ash can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Hawai`i Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum hawaiiense)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Zanthoxylum hawaiiense
Authority Hillebr.
Family Rutaceae
CPC Number 4446
ITIS 28853
Duration Perennial
Common Names Hawaiian Prickly-ash
Associated Scientific Names Zanthoxylum hawaiiense
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
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