Taxon  Report   11283    
Acmispon grandiflorus  (Benth.) Brouillet
Large leaved lotus
Acmispon grandiflorus
© 2001 Lynn Overtree
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Acmispon grandiflorus
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Acmispon grandiflorus
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Acmispon grandiflorus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Acmispon grandiflorus
© 2011 Anna Bennett
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus grandiflorus
More information about  Acmispon grandiflorus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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