Taxon  Report   5034    
Lotus crassifolius  (Benth.) Greene  var. otayensis  Isely  
(no longer an active name; please see Hosackia crassifolia var. otayensis)
Big deervetch,  Otay mtn. deervetch, Otay mtn. lotus
Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus crassifolius
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Hosackia crassifolia var. otayensis

NOTE: Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 09, 2020).