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|Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Hosackia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Hosackia crassifolia Benth.
Habit: Often robust. Stem: sprawling or erect, 7--15 dm, base hollow. Leaf: stipules scarious, inconspicuous; leaflets 9--15, 2--3 cm, elliptic or obovate, length generally 1--2.5 × width, abaxially pale. Inflorescence: generally 12--20-flowered; peduncle bract 0 or generally well below umbel, (1)3--5-parted; pedicels generally 3--6 mm, > 3 mm at least in fruit. Flower: calyx 5--8 mm, lobes < tube; corolla 12--17 mm, yellow-green, dark-blotched in age, claw exserted from calyx tube. Fruit: 3.5--7 cm, 3--5 mm wide, oblong, glabrous. Seed: several. Chromosomes: 2n=14.
eFlora Treatment Author: Luc Brouillet
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Hosackia
Next taxon: Hosackia crassifolia var. crassifolia
Citation for this treatment: Luc Brouillet 2016. Hosackia crassifolia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=28438, accessed on July 27, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 27, 2016.