Page author: David Giblin
Oxytropis deflexa
pendent-pod crazyweed
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Occurring in north-central Washington; widely distributed throughout western North America and across Canada.

Habitat: Forest openings and meadows at moderate elevations in the mountains.

Flowers: June-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Oxytropis deflexa (Pall.) DC.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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var. sericea – pendent-pod crazyweed    Known only from Okanogan County in Washington; Alaska south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains; widespread in Canada from Pacific Coast to Ontario.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Oxytropis deflexa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Oxytropis deflexa checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Oxytropis deflexa atlas page.

CalPhotos: Oxytropis deflexa photos.

USDA Plants: Oxytropis deflexa information.

4 photographs:
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