Taxon  Report   5130 
Lupinus constancei  T. W. Nelson & J. P. Nelson
Lassicus lupine,  The lassics lupine
Lupinus constancei
© 2011 Jesse E. D. Miller
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Lupinus constancei
© 2008 Jennifer L. Kalt
Lupinus constancei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Lupinus constancei
© Amelia Ryan
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Community:
Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lupinus lepidus var. constancei
CNPS: Lupinus humboldtii
More information about  Lupinus constancei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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USDA PLANTS Profile (LUCO7)

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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: Aug 25, 2016).

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