Calflora
Taxon  Report   5129    
Lupinus concinnus  J. Agardh
Bajada lupine,  Elegant lupine, Scarlet lupine
Lupinus concinnus
© 2017 B.J. Dion
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lupinus concinnus
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Lupinus concinnus
© 2012 Molly Steele
Lupinus concinnus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lupinus concinnus
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland

Toxicity: MAJOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus agardhianus
ICPN: Lupinus concinnus ssp. concinnus
ICPN: Lupinus concinnus ssp. optatus
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More information about  Lupinus concinnus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUCO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).