Taxon  Report   5036    
Lotus dendroideus  (Greene) Greene  var. dendroideus   
(no longer an active name; please see Acmispon dendroideus var. dendroideus)
Island broom,  Island deerweed
Lotus dendroideus var. dendroideus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus dendroideus
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS other name:
Acmispon dendroideus var. dendroideus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hosackia dendroidea
PLANTS: Lotus scoparius var. dendroideus
NOTE: Lotus dendroideus var. dendroideus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus dendroideus var. dendroideus
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: Nov 20, 2019).