Calflora
Taxon  Report   9628    
Sesbania herbacea  (Mill.) McVaugh
Bigpod sesbania
Sesbania herbacea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Sesbania exaltata
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Fabaceae  
Genus: Sesbania

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAeschynomene emerus
PLANTSDarwinia exaltata
PLANTSSesban emerus
PLANTSSesban exaltatus
JEF + PLANTSSesbania exaltata
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More information about  Sesbania herbacea
International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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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: 10/21/2021).