Deerweed - Lotus scoparius or Acmispon glaber var. brevialatus
Deerweed (Acmispon glaber var. brevialatus, formerly Lotus scoparius) is an important native that hosts many butterflies and moths.
Deerweed - Lotus scoparius or Acmispon glaber var. brevialatus
In recently burned areas, deerweed can easily recover and thrive, often in the company of California Buckwheat. This can mean a butterfly bonanza a year or two after a fire.

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