Taxon  Report   5027    
Lotus argyraeus  (Greene) Greene  var. argyraeus   
(no longer an active name)
Canyon bird's foot trefoil,  Canyon lotus
Lotus argyraeus var. argyraeus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus argyraeus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Acmispon argyraeus var. argyraeus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hosackia argyraea
NOTE: Lotus argyraeus var. argyraeus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus argyraeus var. argyraeus
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: Aug 25, 2019).