Psorothamnus fremontii (Torr. ex A. Gray) Barneby
Fremont's dalea, Fremont Indigo-bush
Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: PSFR
Open, branching shrub; gland-dotted, silver-gray.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , NV , UT
Native Distribution: California, Utah, Nevada, and Arizona.
Native Habitat: Sandy to gravelly washes, slopes, benches, flats, dunes, in Creosote Bush, Blackbrush, Joshua Tree communities.
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Psorothamnus fremontii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Psorothamnus fremontii in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-04-18
Research By: TWC Staff