Genus Cercocarpus

Cercocarpus, commonly known as the Mountain-mahogany, is a small genus of five or six species of deciduous shrubs or small trees in the rose family , native to the western United States and northern Mexico, where they grow in chaparral and semi-desert habitats and climates, often at high altitudes.

Species in the genus Cercocarpus of plants


Catalina Island mountain mahogany - The plants are all located in Wild Boar Gully on Santa Catalina Island, an arroyo covered in coastal sage scrub.