Taxon  Report   5222 
Lupinus variicolor  Steudel
Manycolored lupine,  Varied lupine
Lupinus variicolor
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
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Lupinus variicolor
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Lupinus variicolor, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lupinus variicolor
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
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ICPN: Lupinus versicolor
More information about  Lupinus variicolor
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUVE)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 26, 2016).

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