Calflora
Taxon  Report   5023    
Lotus argophyllus  (A. Gray) Greene  var. argophyllus 

(no longer an active name)

Silver bird's foot trefoil,   Southern california silver lotus
Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Fabaceae  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus argophyllus

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSHosackia argophylla var. decora
PLANTSHosackia argophylla
PLANTSLotus argophyllus ssp. decorus
PLANTSLotus argophyllus var. decorus
More information about  Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/18/2021).