Taxon  Report   5068    
Lotus rubriflorus  H. Sharsm.  
(no longer an active name; please see Acmispon rubriflorus)
Red flowered lotus,  Redflower bird's foot trefoil
Lotus rubriflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Acmispon rubriflorus
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS other name:
Acmispon rubriflorus

NOTE: Lotus rubriflorus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus rubriflorus
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).