Selected References for Ceanothus


Beauchamp, R. M. 1986. A Flora of San Diego County, California. Sweetwater River Press, National City, California.

Bowden, W. M. 1940. Diploidy, polyploidy, and winter hardiness relationships in the flowering plants. Am. J. botany, 27: 357-71.

Britton, N. L. and A. Brown 1897. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions vol. 2. Charles Scribner & Sons, New York.

California Native Plant Society's Inventory of Rare and Endangered Vascular Plants of California, Feb 1994/Special Publication No. 1/Fifth edition

Coile, Nancy C. "Taxonomic studies on the deciduous species of Ceanothus L. (Rhamnaceae), (unpublished, ms., 1988) Abstract: A taxonomic study of the deciduous species of Ceanothus fL. (Rhamnaceae) was conducted using scanning electron microsopy of seed and leaf surfaces, flavonoid data, and phenetic and cladistic analyses of the morphological data. Seven species ar e recognized (Cenothus americanus L., C. herbaceus Hooker & Arnott, C. martinii M. E. Jones, C. microphyllus Michaux, c. parvifolius (Watson) Trel. and C. sanguineus Pursh) and placed into the new Series Ceanothus in Section Ceanothus. Two other Series (V elutinus N. Coile and Leucodermis N. Coile) are established.

Harrington, H. D. 1954. Manual of the Plants of Colorado. The Swallow Press, Chicago.

Hoover, R. F. 1970. The Vascular Plants of San Luis Obispo County, California, University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles, and London.

Keeley, J.E. and M. B. Keeley 1994. Fremontia Vol. 22, No. 1: 27-28. California Native Plant Society.

McMinn, H. E. 1942. Ceanothus vol. 2. "A Systematic Study of the Genus Ceanothus." Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara, California.

Munz, P.A. 1959. A California Flora. University of California Press.

Nobs, M. A. in H. E. McMinn. 1942. Ceanothus vol. 2: 149,

Nobs, Malcom A. 1963. Experimental studies on species relationships in Ceanothus, Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 623, Washington, D.C.

Perry, B. 1981. Trees and Shrubs for Dry California Landscapes. Land Design Publishing. San Dimas, CA.

Roof, J. B. 1967. "From Carmel Highlands: A Hitherto Unnamed Variety of Ceanothus" The Four Seasons, Vol 2, 3:18, Sept. 1.

Skinner, M. W. and B. M. Pavlik, eds.. 1994. California Native Plant Society's Inventory of Rare and Endangered Vascular Plants of California, Special Publication No. 1, 5th edition.

Van Rensselaer, M. 1942. Ceanothus vol. 1, "Ceanothus for Gardens, Parks and Roadsides". Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara, California.

Weber, W. A. 1976. Rocky Mountain Flora. Colorado Associated University Press, Boulder, Colorado.

Welsh S. L. 1993. Rhodora 95: 413-14



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