Taxon  Report   5199 
Lupinus polyphyllus  Lindley
Bog Lupine,  bigleaf lupine, meadow lupine
Lupinus polyphyllus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus polyphyllus
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Lupinus polyphyllus
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Lupinus polyphyllus
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Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Lupinus polyphyllus var. pallidipes
Lupinus polyphyllus var. polyphyllus
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery availability on CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 01, 2015).

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