Taxon  Report   11305    
Acmispon strigosus  (Nutt.) Brouillet
Strigose lotus
Acmispon strigosus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Acmispon strigosus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Acmispon strigosus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Acmispon strigosus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Acmispon strigosus
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus tomentellus
ICPN: Lotus strigosus
ICPN: Acmispon strigosus var. hirtellus
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More information about  Acmispon strigosus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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