Taxon  Report   5070    
Lotus salsuginosus  Greene  var. brevivexillus  Ottley  
(no longer an active name)
Coastal bird's foot trefoil,  Coastal lotus, Short bannered coastal lotus
Lotus salsuginosus var. brevivexillus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus salsuginosus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Acmispon maritimus var. brevivexillus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hosackia humilis
PLANTS: Lotus salsuginosus ssp. brevivexillus
NOTE: Lotus salsuginosus var. brevivexillus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus salsuginosus var. brevivexillus
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 24, 2020).