Taxon  Report   10961 
Lotus purshianus  Clem. & E.G. Clem.
bird's foot trefoil
Lotus purshianus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
 

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Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
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Name Status:
Accepted by JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Acmispon americanus
PLANTS: accepted name: Lotus unifoliolatus var. unifoliolatus
 
 NOTE: Lotus purshianus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LOUNU)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2014).

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