Taxon  Report   9865    
Dipogon lignosus  (L.) Verdc.
Okie bean
Dipogon lignosus
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Dipogon lignosus, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is not native to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Dipogon
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dolichos lignosus
More information about  Dipogon lignosus
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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 21, 2019).