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Christmasberry – Native Plant of the Day 12/25/2017
Photo from 12/21/2011.  Location: De Soto National Monument, Manatee County, FL.
More photos / info at the Lycium carolinianum detail page.

Christmasberry - Lycium carolinianum

Christmasberry, Carolina Wolfberry, Carolina Desert-thorn, Creeping Wolfberry – Lycium carolinianum

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Christmasberry – Lycium carolinianum – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Christmasberry, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (12/30/2011.) Scientific name is Lycium carolinianum.  Photo below was taken at the De Soto National Monument in Manatee County, FL, on Dec 21, 2011.   It  is also known by the common names Carolina Wolfberry, Carolina Desert-thorn, and Creeping Wolfberry.  Go to the Christmasberry detail page for more photos and information.

Christmasberry, Carolina Wolfberry, Carolina Desert-thorn, Creeping Wolfberry - Lycium carolinianum

Christmasberry, Carolina Wolfberry, Carolina Desert-thorn, Creeping Wolfberry - Lycium carolinianum