Taxon  Report   5117 
Lupinus benthamii  A.A. Heller
Bentham lupine,  Spider lupine
Lupinus benthamii
© 2015 John Doyen
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Lupinus benthamii
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Lupinus benthamii
© 2002 Christopher L. Christie
Lupinus benthamii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lupinus benthamii
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Lupinus benthamii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (LUBE)

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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: Dec 05, 2016).

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