Taxon  Report   5095 
Lupinus affinis  J. Agardh
Fleshy lupine
Lupinus affinis
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Lupinus affinis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus affinis
© 1992 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lupinus nanus var. carnosulus
More information about  Lupinus affinis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUAF)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 29, 2016).

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