Cercocarpus montanus Raf.
Sometimes this and Cercocarpus breviflorus are considered synonyms, or the latter
recognized as a variety of Cercocarpus montanus. The two differ in the leaves being
thinner, deciduous, and conspicuously dentate in Cercocarpus montanus, but thicker,
± evergreen, and entire to shallowly dentate apically in Cercocarpus
A flowering branch near Green Creek in western Chaffee County, Colorado, 15 Jun 2008.
Flowers near Green Creek, 15 Jun 2008.
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