Taxon  Report   5113    
Lupinus argenteus  Pursh  var. montigenus  (A. Heller) Barneby
Silvery lupine
Lupinus argenteus var. montigenus
© 2005 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lupinus argenteus var. montigenus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lupinus argenteus var. montigenus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus argenteus
Toxicity: MAJOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lupinus caudatus ssp. montigenus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus caudatus ssp. montigenus
More information about  Lupinus argenteus var. montigenus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Nov 20, 2018).

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