Taxon  Report   5140    
Lupinus excubitus  M. E. Jones  var. austromontanus  (A. Heller) C. P. Sm.
Bush lupine,  Mountain bush lupine, Southern montane grape lupine
Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
© 2006 Chris Wagner
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Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
© 2018 Jason Matthias Mills
Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

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Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
© 2016 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus excubitus
Toxicity: MAJOR
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lupinus austromontanus
PLANTS: Lupinus excubitus ssp. austromontanus
More information about  Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).