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Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum)

Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum) is an evergreen shrub in the Rosaceae family. It can grow up to 4 meters tall, with small leaves that are linear, shiny, oily, clustered, and are 4 to 10 millimeters long. The small flowers are 5 millimeters in diameter and white, found in clusters at the ends of branches. The flowers have 5 petals and 5 stamen. The CPP four letter code for this species is ADFA

This species is currently being monitored at Santa Monica Mountains NRA.



Download the USA-NPN datasheet for Adenostoma fasciculatum here.

Download the CPP species profile for Adenostoma fasciculatum here.


For additional information about this species, visit these pages:

Adenostoma fasciculatum on the USA-NPN website

Adenostoma fasciculatum on Calflora

Adenostoma fasciculatum on USDA PLANTS

Adenostoma fasciculatum USFS profile