Taxon  Report   11272    
Acmispon argophyllus  (A. Gray) Brouillet  var. argophyllus 
Southern california silver lotus
Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus
© 2015 Keir Morse
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Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Parent: Acmispon argophyllus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus
More information about  Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).