Taxon  Report   5128 
Lupinus citrinus  Kellogg  var. deflexus  (Congdon) Jepson
Mariposa lupine,  Orangeflower lupine
Lupinus citrinus var. deflexus
© 2009 Michael Osborne
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Lupinus citrinus var. deflexus
© 2009 Michael Osborne
Lupinus citrinus var. deflexus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened .

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Lupinus citrinus var. deflexus
© 2009 Michael Osborne
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent Record Lupinus citrinus
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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CNPS + PLANTS: Lupinus deflexus
More information about  Lupinus citrinus var. deflexus
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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 25, 2018).

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