Taxon  Report   11284    
Acmispon grandiflorus  (Benth.) Brouillet  var. grandiflorus 
Chaparral lotus
Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
© 2004 Christopher L. Christie
Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Parent: Acmispon grandiflorus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
More information about  Acmispon grandiflorus var. grandiflorus
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).