Taxon  Report   5129 
Lupinus concinnus  J. Agardh
Bajada lupine,  Elegant lupine, Scarlet lupine
Lupinus concinnus
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Lupinus concinnus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Lupinus concinnus
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Lupinus concinnus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus concinnus
© 2009 Stanley Spencer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lupinus agardhianus
ICPN: Lupinus concinnus ssp. concinnus
ICPN: Lupinus concinnus ssp. optatus
ICPN: Lupinus concinnus ssp. orcuttii
ICPN: Lupinus pallidus
More information about  Lupinus concinnus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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