Taxon  Report   5197    
Lupinus padre-crowleyi  C. P. Sm.
Dedecker lupine,  Father crowley's lupine
Lupinus padre-crowleyi
© 1981 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Lupinus padre-crowleyi
© 2010 Steve Matson
Lupinus padre-crowleyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Lupinus dedeckerae
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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Lupinus padre-crowleyi
© 2010 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest

Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS + PLANTS: Lupinus dedeckerae
More information about  Lupinus padre-crowleyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 16, 2019).