Calflora
Taxon  Report   5222    
Lupinus variicolor  Steud.
Manycolored lupine,  Varied lupine
Lupinus variicolor, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus

Toxicity: MAJOR

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Lupinus versicolor

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus littoralis var. variicolor
ICPN: Lupinus versicolor
More information about  Lupinus variicolor

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 30, 2020).