Plants of USA and Canada

Lotus salsuginosus Greene



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Lotus salsuginosus Greene
Nomencl. ref.: Pittonia 2: 140. 1890

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Common names

US name U.S. name: coastal bird's-foot trefoil

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Annual
 

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Lotus salsuginosus
Lotus salsuginosus
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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (AZ, CA, NV)

Distributional map for Lotus salsuginosus Greene
Map for Lotus salsuginosus Greene
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae


Genus: Lotus


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