Calflora
Taxon  Report   5057    
Lotus nevadensis  (S. Watson) Greene  var. nevadensis 

(not an active name)

Nevada bird's foot trefoil,   Sierra nevada lotus
Lotus nevadensis var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Family: Fabaceae  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus nevadensis

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSHosackia nevadensis
ICPNLotus douglasii var. congestus
PLANTSLotus douglasii var. nevadensis
JEFAcmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
More information about  Lotus nevadensis var. nevadensis

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 07/04/2022).