Taxon  Report   11753 
Hosackia incana  Torr.
Woolly lotus
Hosackia incana
© 2011 Steven Perry
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Hosackia incana
© 2011 Steven Perry
Hosackia incana
© 2011 Steven Perry
Hosackia incana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Hosackia incana
© 2011 Steven Perry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Hosackia
Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Lotus incanus
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lotus incanus
More information about  Hosackia incana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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