Taxon  Report   5191 
Lupinus nipomensis  Eastw.
Nipomo lupine,  Nipomo mesa lupine
Lupinus nipomensis
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
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Lupinus nipomensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Lupinus nipomensis
© 1986 California Native Plant Society
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Coastal Strand
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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More information about  Lupinus nipomensis
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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