Taxon  Report   11298    
Acmispon nevadensis  (S. Watson) Brouillet  var. nevadensis 
Sierra nevada lotus
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.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Parent: Acmispon nevadensis
Habitat: slopes

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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lotus douglasii
JEF: Lotus nevadensis var. douglasii
JEF: Lotus nevadensis var. nevadensis
More information about  Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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: Aug 24, 2019).