Taxon  Report   5212    
Lupinus sparsiflorus  Benth.
Coulter's lupine,  Mohave lupine, Mojave lupine
Lupinus sparsiflorus, a dicot, is an annual 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
Subspecies and Varieties:
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Lupinus sparsiflorus
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 28, 2020).