Taxon  Report   11306    
Acmispon wrangelianus  (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) D. D. Sokoloff
Chilean trefoil
Acmispon wrangelianus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Lotus wrangelianus

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lotus subpinnatus
JEF: Lotus wrangelianus
More information about  Acmispon wrangelianus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).