Taxon  Report   5217 
Lupinus succulentus  Koch
Arroyo lupine,  Hollowleaf annual lupine, Succulent lupine
Lupinus succulentus
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Lupinus succulentus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Lupinus succulentus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Lupinus succulentus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Lupinus succulentus
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lupinus succulentus var. layneae
More information about  Lupinus succulentus
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

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2018).

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