Taxon  Report   5160    
Lupinus latifolius  J. Agardh  var. columbianus  (A. Heller) C. P. Sm.
Broad leaved lupine,  Columbia lupine
Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus
© 1999 Gary A. Monroe
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Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus
© 2013 Barry Breckling
Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus latifolius
Communities: wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MAJOR

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lupinus latifolius ssp. latifolius

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus latifolius ssp. longipes
ICPN: Lupinus latifolius var. leucanthus
ICPN: Lupinus latifolius var. simplex
More information about  Lupinus latifolius var. columbianus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).