Taxon  Report   1231    
Caesalpinia virgata  Fisher  
(no longer an active name)
Hoffmannseggia,  Narrow hoffmannseggia, Small leaved hoffmanseggia, Wand holdback
Caesalpinia virgata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Caesalpinia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Hoffmannseggia microphylla

NOTE: Caesalpinia virgata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Caesalpinia virgata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 03, 2020).