Cneoridium dumosum (Nutt.) Hook. f. ex Baill.
Pitavia dumosa Nutt.
Coast spice bush
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Rosidae||Roses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more|
|Order||Sapindales||Includes citrus; maples, horse-chestnuts, lychees and rambutans; mangos and cashews; frankincense and myrrh; mahogany and neem|
|Family||Rutaceae||Rue or citrus family: limes, lemons, grapefruits, oranges, Sichuan pepper trees, and flowering shrubs|
|Genus||Cneoridium||A diminutive of Cneorum, spurge olive, from the Greek kneoron, for some shrub resembling the olive|
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Cneoridium dumosum f. ex description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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2/26/2010 · Torrey Pines State Park, La Jolla, CA
≈ 11 × 7" (28 × 18 cm) ID is uncertain
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