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Taxon  Report  
Lupinus excubitus  M. E. Jones  var. medius  (Jeps.) Munz

(not an active name)

Colorado bush lupine,   Mountain springs bush lupine
Lupinus excubitus var. medius is a shrub that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Parent: Lupinus excubitus
Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSLupinus albifrons var. medius
PLANTSLupinus excubitus ssp. medius
PLANTSLupinus grayi var. medius
JEF + CNPSLupinus albifrons var. medius
More information about  Lupinus excubitus var. medius
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (LUEXM)

BONAP Distribution Map


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: 10/03/2022).