Taxon  Report   6927    
Psorothamnus schottii  (Torr.) Barneby
Indigo bush,  Schott indigobush, Schott's dalea, Schott's indigo bush
Psorothamnus schottii
© 2006 Steven Thorsted
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Psorothamnus schottii
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Psorothamnus schottii, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Psorothamnus schottii
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Psorothamnus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dalea schottii var. puberula
PLANTS: Dalea schottii
ICPN: Parosela schottii var. puberula
More information about  Psorothamnus schottii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 16, 2019).