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
© 2005 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Psorothamnus arborescens var. arborescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Sonora, Mexico.
also called Dalea arborescens
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   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
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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PLANTS: Dalea fremontii var. saundersii
CNPS + PLANTS: Dalea arborescens
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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: Sep 23, 2018).

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