Taxon  Report   5164    
Lupinus latifolius  J. Agardh  var. viridifolius  (A. Heller) C. P. Sm.
Green leaf lupine
Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius
© 2008 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius
© 2008 Steve Matson
Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius
© 2011 Steve Matson
Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius
© 2006 Debra Valov
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

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus latifolius ssp. viridifolius
ICPN: Lupinus viridifolius
More information about  Lupinus latifolius var. viridifolius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).