Taxon  Report   5102 
Lupinus andersonii  S. Watson
Anderson's lupine
Lupinus andersonii
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Lupinus andersonii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Lupinus andersonii
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Lupinus andersonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus andersonii
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lupinus rinae
More information about  Lupinus andersonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 19, 2018).

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