Taxon  Report   4200    
Hoita strobilina  (Hook. & Arn.) Rydb.
Loma prieta psoralea
Hoita strobilina
© 2004 Janell Hillman
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Hoita strobilina
© 2018 Jennifer Mo
Hoita strobilina
© 2017 S Hinton
Hoita strobilina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Hoita strobilina
© 2018 Barry Thomson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Hoita
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral

Serpentine affinity: 2.5; (strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Psoralea strobilina
More information about  Hoita strobilina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).