Taxon  Report   5109 
Lupinus argenteus  Pursh
silvery lupine
Lupinus argenteus, a dicot, is a perennial 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 argenteus
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Lupinus argenteus
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Bristle-cone Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lupinus argenteus var. argenteus
Lupinus argenteus var. heteranthus
Lupinus argenteus var. meionanthus
Lupinus argenteus var. montigenus
Lupinus argenteus var. palmeri
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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ICPN: Lupinus corymbosus
 Information about  Lupinus argenteus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LUAR3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2014).

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