Calflora
Taxon  Report   11298    
Acmispon nevadensis  (S. Watson) Brouillet  var. nevadensis 
Sierra nevada lotus
Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
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Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Parent: Acmispon nevadensis
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus nevadensis var. nevadensis
ICPN: Lotus nevadensis var. douglasii
More information about  Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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