Taxon  Report   5117 
Lupinus benthamii  A.A. Heller
Bentham lupine, spider lupine
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
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Lupinus benthamii
© 2011 Steven Perry
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lupinus benthamii var. benthamii
Lupinus benthamii var. opimus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Lupinus benthamii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LUBE)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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: Jul 28, 2014).

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