Taxon  Report   5023    
Lotus argophyllus  (A. Gray) Greene  var. argophyllus   
(no longer an active name)
Silver bird's foot trefoil,  Southern california silver lotus
Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus argophyllus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Acmispon argophyllus var. argophyllus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hosackia argophylla var. decora
PLANTS: Hosackia argophylla
PLANTS: Lotus argophyllus ssp. decorus
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NOTE: Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus argophyllus var. argophyllus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Dec 13, 2019).