Taxon  Report   11754 
Hosackia oblongifolia  Benth.
Narrow leaved lotus
Hosackia oblongifolia
© 2014 John Doyen
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Hosackia oblongifolia
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
Hosackia oblongifolia
© 2002 Christopher L. Christie
Hosackia oblongifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Hosackia oblongifolia
© 2007 Dianne Fristrom
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Lotus oblongifolius var. oblongifolius
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ICPN: Lotus oblongifolius
More information about  Hosackia oblongifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Aug 19, 2018).

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