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Holodiscus (K. Koch) Maxim.: ocean-sprayAuthor(s): Nancy L. Shaw; Emerenciana G. Hurd; Peter F. Stickney
Source: In: Bonner, Franklin T.; Karrfalt, Robert P., eds. The Woody Plant Seed Manual. Agric. Handbook No. 727. Washington, DC. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. p. 591-594.
Publication Series: Agricultural Handbook
Station: Washington Office
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DescriptionHolodiscus is a taxonomically complex genus including about 6 species of western North America and northern South America (Hitchcock and others 1961; Ley 1943). The 2 generally recognized North American species (table 1) - creambush ocean-spray and gland ocean-spray - are deciduous, multistemmed shrubs with simple, alternate, deciduous, toothed to shallowly lobed, exstipulate leaves.
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CitationShaw, Nancy L.; Hurd, Emerenciana G.; Stickney, Peter F. 2008. Holodiscus (K. Koch) Maxim.: ocean-spray. In: Bonner, Franklin T.; Karrfalt, Robert P., eds. The Woody Plant Seed Manual. Agric. Handbook No. 727. Washington, DC. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. p. 591-594.
KeywordsHolodiscus (K. Koch) Maxim., ocean-spray
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