Calflora
Taxon  Report   5137    
Lupinus elatus  I. M. Johnst.
Tall silky lupine
Lupinus elatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lupinus albicaulis var. elatus
PLANTS: Lupinus formosus var. elatus
More information about  Lupinus elatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUEL)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2019).