Taxon  Report   2607 
Dalea ornata  (Hook.) Eaton & J. Wright
Blue mountain prairie clover,  Ornate dalea
Dalea ornata
© 1985 Gary A. Monroe
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Dalea ornata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washingtom.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Dalea ornata
© 1990 Gary A. Monroe
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Dalea
Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Petalostemon ornatus
More information about  Dalea ornata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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