Taxon  Report   11279    
Acmispon denticulatus  (Drew) D.D. Sokoloff
Toothed lotus
Acmispon denticulatus
© 2017 Gerald Carr
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Acmispon denticulatus
© 2017 Gerald Carr
Acmispon denticulatus
© 2017 Gerald Carr
Acmispon denticulatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Acmispon denticulatus
© 2017 Gerald Carr
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus denticulatus
More information about  Acmispon denticulatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Jan 22, 2019).