Taxon  Report   5114    
Lupinus argenteus  Pursh  var. palmeri  (S. Watson) Barneby
Palmer's silver lupine
Lupinus argenteus var. palmeri, a dicot, is a perennial 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 argenteus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Lupinus palmeri

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lupinus palmeri
More information about  Lupinus argenteus var. palmeri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: May 26, 2020).