Taxon  Report   6037 
Oxytropis oreophila  Gray  var. oreophila 
Mountain oxytrope,  Round leaf loco weed

Oxytropis oreophila var. oreophila
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Oxytropis oreophila var. oreophila, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Oxytropis oreophila var. oreophila
© 2006 Trent M. Draper
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Oxytropis
Parent Record Oxytropis oreophila.
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aragallus oreophilus
PLANTS: Spiesia oreophila
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Location Suitability

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2015).

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