Calflora
Taxon  Report   11755    
Hosackia oblongifolia  Benth.  var. oblongifolia 
Narrow leaved lotus
Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia
© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Hosackia
Parent: Hosackia oblongifolia
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus oblongifolius var. oblongifolius
More information about  Hosackia oblongifolia var. oblongifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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