Taxon  Report   7975    
Thermopsis macrophylla  Hook. & Arn.  var. semota  Jeps.  
(no longer an active name; please see Thermopsis californica var. semota)
Velvety false lupine
Thermopsis macrophylla var. semota, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Thermopsis
Parent: Thermopsis macrophylla
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Thermopsis californica var. semota

NOTE: Thermopsis macrophylla var. semota is no longer an active name.
More information about  Thermopsis macrophylla var. semota
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Jan 25, 2020).