Taxon  Report   5170 
Lupinus lepidus  Douglas ex Lindl.  var. sellulus  (Kellogg) Barneby
Dwarf tidy lupine,  Stool lupine, Torrey's lupine
Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus
© 2014 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus
© 2003 Steve Matson
Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus
© 2004 Steve Matson
Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus
© 2014 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent Record Lupinus lepidus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Sagebrush Scrub
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Lupinus sellulus ssp. sellulus var. sellulus
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lupinus lepidus var. artulus
ICPN: Lupinus sellulus ssp. ursinus
ICPN: Lupinus sellulus
ICPN + XWALK: Lupinus sellulus var. artulus
ICPN + XWALK: Lupinus sellulus var. sellulus
More information about  Lupinus lepidus var. sellulus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Aug 20, 2018).

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