Taxon  Report   11304 
Acmispon rigidus  (Benth.) Brouillet
Desert lotus,  Shrubby Deervetch
Acmispon rigidus
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Acmispon rigidus
© 2004 James M. Andre
Acmispon rigidus
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Acmispon rigidus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Acmispon rigidus
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Lotus rigidus
More information about  Acmispon rigidus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 05, 2016).

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