Taxon  Report   5149 
Lupinus formosus  Greene  var. robustus  C. P. Sm.
Giant western lupine,  Summer lupine
Lupinus formosus var. robustus
© 2011 Barry Breckling
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Lupinus formosus var. robustus
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Lupinus formosus var. robustus
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Lupinus formosus var. robustus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus formosus var. robustus
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent Record Lupinus formosus
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lupinus albipilosus
PLANTS: Lupinus bridgesii
PLANTS: Lupinus caeruleus
PLANTS: Lupinus formosus var. bridgesii
PLANTS: Lupinus formosus var. sonomensis
PLANTS: Lupinus greenei
PLANTS: Lupinus navaliformis
ICPN + PLANTS: Lupinus navicularis
ICPN: Lupinus sonomensis
More information about  Lupinus formosus var. robustus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Sep 18, 2018).

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