Taxon  Report   11305    
Acmispon strigosus  (Nutt.) Brouillet
Strigose lotus
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.
also called Lotus strigosus

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Acmispon strigosus var. hirtellus
JEF: Lotus strigosus var. hirtellus
JEF: Lotus strigosus var. tomentellus
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More information about  Acmispon strigosus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Nov 21, 2019).