Taxon  Report   315 
Amorpha californica  Nutt.  var. napensis  Jepson
Indigo bush,  Napa false indigo
Amorpha californica var. napensis
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Amorpha californica var. napensis
© 2006 Matt Below
Amorpha californica var. napensis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Amorpha californica var. napensis
© 2000 Doreen L. Smith
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Amorpha
Parent Record Amorpha californica
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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More information about  Amorpha californica var. napensis
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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