Taxon  Report   10092    
Lupinus sparsiflorus  Benth.  ssp. sparsiflorus   
(no longer an active name)
Coulter's lupine
Lupinus sparsiflorus ssp. sparsiflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus sparsiflorus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

NOTE: Lupinus sparsiflorus ssp. sparsiflorus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Lupinus sparsiflorus ssp. sparsiflorus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 05, 2020).