Taxon  Report   5105 
Lupinus apertus  A.A. Heller
Naked lupine,  Summit lupine
Lupinus apertus
© 2010 Steven Perry
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Lupinus apertus
© 2010 Steven Perry
Lupinus apertus
© 2010 Steven Perry
Lupinus apertus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus apertus
© 2010 Steven Perry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Lupinus andersonii var. apertus
More information about  Lupinus apertus
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

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 23, 2018).

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