Wildflowers Wildflowers Dicots Eudicots Rosids Rosales Rhamnaceae

California lilacs.

Ceanothus flowers look very similar. I distinguish between species by their leaves. Seeds are also distinctive, but they aren’t around when the flowers are blooming.

C. crassifolius
Hoary-leaved Ceanothus
C. cuneatus
C. leucodermis
Whitethorn Ceanothus
Ceanothus leucodermis flowers
C. megacarpus
Bigpod Ceanothus
C. spinosus
C. thyrsiflorus
Blue Blossom


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