Taxon  Report   5020 
(not active)   Lotus argophyllus  (A. Gray) E. Greene
silver bird's foot trefoil, silver birds foot trefoil
Lotus argophyllus, 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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Lotus argophyllus
© 2002 Steve Tyron
Lotus argophyllus
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [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 PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Acmispon argophyllus
 
 NOTE: Lotus argophyllus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Lotus argophyllus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LOAR3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2014).

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