Latin name: Hosackia oblongifolia (Benth.) var.
  oblongifolia
  Pronunciation: ho-SAK-ee-a ob-lon-ji-FO-lee-a

  Common name: Streambank lotus
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Wet places to 8500', chaparral, montane
  coniferous forest, cismontane and Panamint Mts to
  central California

  Blooming period: May to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Hosackia
  2) oblongifolia
  Formerly Lotus oblongifolius var. oblongifolius
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