Taxon  Report   6035 
Oxytropis borealis  DC.  var. viscida  (Nutt.) Welsh
sticky oxytropis, viscid locoweed
Oxytropis borealis var. viscida, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Bloom Period
Community: Alpine Fell-fields
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Oxytropis
Parent Record Oxytropis borealis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Aragallus viscidulus var. depressus
PLANTS: Oxytropis leucantha var. viscida
PLANTS: Oxytropis leucantha var. magnifica
PLANTS: Oxytropis leucantha var. ixodes
PLANTS: Oxytropis leucantha var. gaspensis
PLANTS: Oxytropis leucantha var. depressus
PLANTS: Oxytropis ixodes
PLANTS: Oxytropis gaspensis
PLANTS: Aragallus viscidulus
PLANTS: Oxytropis viscida
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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