Calflora
Taxon  Report   9311 
Coronilla varia  L.
Purple crownvetch
Coronilla varia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Coronilla varia
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Coronilla varia
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Coronilla varia, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Coronilla varia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Coronilla
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Securigera varia
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Securigera varia
More information about  Coronilla varia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SEVA4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2018).

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