Taxon  Report   5158    
Lupinus latifolius  J. Agardh
Bigleaf lupine,  Broad leaf lupine, Broadleaf lupine
Lupinus latifolius, 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
Toxicity: MAJOR

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, slopes

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

More information about  Lupinus latifolius
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 23, 2019).