[Bird's-foot Trefoil, Lotus and Deerweed: The Genus Acmispon in the Mountains and Deserts of the American Southwest]

Strigose Lotus

Acmispon strigosus

Synonyms: Acmispon strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus, Lotus strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus var. tomentellus, Lotus tomentellus

Strigose Lotus: Acmispon strigosus (Synonyms: Acmispon strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus, Lotus strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus var. tomentellus, Lotus tomentellus

What may be strigose lotus as seen on the wash of Pinyon Canyon and Harper Flat, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park..........March 28, 2011. The plants are prostrate and spreading with curved tips to the pods.

Strigose Lotus: Acmispon strigosus (Synonyms: Acmispon strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus, Lotus strigosus var. hirtellus, Lotus strigosus var. tomentellus, Lotus tomentellus

What may be strigose lotus as seen on the wash of Pinyon Canyon and Harper Flat, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park..........March 28, 2011.

Paul Slichter