Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>


Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>
native range includes
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
geographic distribution
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - California Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>
  • plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
plant growth habit
Additional detail shrub
  • shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.


Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>
Additional detail chaparral
  • chaparral
    A shrubland area found primarily in regions with a Mediterranean climate (mid, wet winters and hot dry summers) often shaped by wildfires.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>
life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic


Data about <i>Ceanothus cyaneus</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  


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