Taxon  Report   9311    
Coronilla varia  L.
Purple crownvetch
Coronilla varia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Coronilla varia
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Coronilla varia
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Coronilla varia, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Coronilla varia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Coronilla
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Securigera varia

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Securigera varia
More information about  Coronilla varia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).