Calflora
Taxon  Report   11196    
Hosackia oblongifolia  Benth.  var. cuprea  (Greene) Brouillet
Hosackia oblongifolia var. cuprea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(37 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Fabaceae  
Genus: Hosackia
Parent: Hosackia oblongifolia

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, edges

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEFHosackia cuprea
JEFLotus cupreus
JEF + CNPSLotus oblongifolius var. cupreus
More information about  Hosackia oblongifolia var. cuprea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 04/11/2021).