Taxon  Report   6919 
Psorothamnus arborescens  (A. Gray) Barneby  var. arborescens 
Mojave indigo bush, Mojave indigobush
Psorothamnus arborescens var. arborescens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and to 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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Bloom Period
Community: Riparian scrub
Habitat: riparian [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Psorothamnus
Parent Record Psorothamnus arborescens.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Dalea fremontii var. saundersii
CNPS + PLANTS: Dalea arborescens
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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