Taxon  Report   11300    
Acmispon procumbens  (Greene) Brouillet
Silky california broom
Acmispon procumbens
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Acmispon procumbens
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Acmispon procumbens
© 2000 Larry Blakely
Acmispon procumbens, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Acmispon procumbens
© 2012 Gary McDonald
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lotus procumbens
ICPN: Hosackia procumbens
More information about  Acmispon procumbens
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 20, 2019).