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Parish's Desert-thorn (Lycium parishii)

  • Global Rank: G4 - Apparently Secure
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Solanaceae
  • State: AZ, CA, NV
  • Nature Serve ID: 155280
  • Lifeform: Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is Parish's Desert-thorn (Lycium parishii) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Parish's Desert-thorn can be found in Arizona, California, Nevada

Which CPC Partners conserve Parish's Desert-thorn (Lycium parishii)?

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 Lycium parishii
Authority Gray
Family Solanaceae
CPC Number 9727
ITIS 30545
Duration Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Lycium parishii
State Rank
State State Rank
Arizona S3
California S1
Nevada SNR
Ecological Relationships


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