Taxon  Report   5092    
Lupinus adsurgens  Drew
Drew's silky lupine
Lupinus adsurgens
© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Lupinus adsurgens
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Lupinus adsurgens
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Lupinus adsurgens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus adsurgens
© 2017 Liz Block
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus klamathensis
More information about  Lupinus adsurgens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).