Taxon  Report   5215 
Lupinus spectabilis  Hoover
shaggyhair lupine
Lupinus spectabilis, 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.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
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Lupinus spectabilis
© 2005 Dean Wm. Taylor
Lupinus spectabilis
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Lupinus nanus var. perlasius
 Information about  Lupinus spectabilis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LUSP3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2014).

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