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Taxon  Report  
Lupinus constancei  T. W. Nelson & J. P. Nelson
Lassics lupine
Lupinus constancei is a perennial herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Lupinus humboldtii
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
State of California status: Endangered.
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Observation Search
(13 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Toxicity: MAJOR

Ultramafic affinity: 6 - strict endemic

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPSLupinus humboldtii
PLANTSLupinus lepidus var. constancei
More information about  Lupinus constancei

CDFW seeks infomation related to Lassics Lupine: California Department of Fish and Wildlife


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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 09/27/2022).