Taxon  Report   5139    
Lupinus excubitus  M. E. Jones
Adonis lupine,  Grape lupine, Grape soda lupine
Lupinus excubitus
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lupinus excubitus
© 2010 Steven Thorsted
Lupinus excubitus
© 2016 John Doyen
Lupinus excubitus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Lupinus excubitus
© 2010 Steven Thorsted
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest

Toxicity: MAJOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Lupinus excubitus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 23, 2019).