Calflora
Taxon  Report   313 
Amorpha californica  Nutt.
California false indigo,  False indigo, Mock locust
Amorpha californica
© 2011 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Amorpha californica
© 2010 Dee E. Warenycia
Amorpha californica
© 2015 Keir Morse
Amorpha californica, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Observation Hotline
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Amorpha californica
© 1999 Doreen L. Smith
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland
Habitat: slopes
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Amorpha californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (AMCA5)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 21, 2018).

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