Taxon  Report   5196 
Lupinus pachylobus  Greene
Big pod lupine,  Fatpod lupine, Mt. diablo lupine
Lupinus pachylobus
© 2018 Michael Mitchell
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Lupinus pachylobus
© 2018 Michael Mitchell
Lupinus pachylobus
© 2018 Michael Mitchell
Lupinus pachylobus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lupinus pachylobus
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lupinus micranthus var. pachylobus
More information about  Lupinus pachylobus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 18, 2018).

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