Cercocarpus minutiflorus is a North American species of shrub or small tree in the family Rosaceae native to northern Mexico and the western United States. It is known by the common smooth mountain-mahogany.
Cercocarpus minutiflorus is common in cismontane; regional endemic.
Cercocarpus minutiflorus often can reach 20 feet (6.1 m). It has thin and smooth bark. The species is considered to be long lived