Taxon  Report   5221 
Lupinus truncatus  Hook. & Arn.
Blunt leaved lupine,  Collared annual lupine, Truncate leaf lupine
Lupinus truncatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
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Lupinus truncatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Lupinus truncatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Lupinus truncatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Lupinus truncatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lupinus truncatus var. burlewii
More information about  Lupinus truncatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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