Taxon  Report   5048    
Lotus heermannii  (Durand & Hilg.) Greene  var. orbicularis  (A. Gray) Isely  
(no longer an active name)
Hairy lotus,  Heermann's bird's foot trefoil, Round leaved heermann's lotus
Lotus heermannii var. orbicularis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lotus
Parent: Lotus heermannii
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Acmispon heermannii var. orbicularis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hosackia tomentosa
PLANTS: Lotus eriophorus
PLANTS: Lotus heermannii var. eriophorus
NOTE: Lotus heermannii var. orbicularis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lotus heermannii var. orbicularis
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: Nov 20, 2019).