Taxon  Report   6919 
Psorothamnus arborescens  (A. Gray) Barneby  var. arborescens 
Mojave indigo bush,  Mojave indigobush
Psorothamnus arborescens var. arborescens
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Psorothamnus arborescens var. arborescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and Sonora, Mexico.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Psorothamnus arborescens var. arborescens
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Psorothamnus
Parent Record Psorothamnus arborescens
Riparian scrub
Habitat: riparian [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Dalea fremontii var. saundersii
CNPS + PLANTS: Dalea arborescens
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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