Taxon  Report   5171    
Lupinus lepidus  Douglas ex Lindl.  var. utahensis  (S. Watson) C. L. Hitchc.
Utah tidy lupine
Lupinus lepidus var. utahensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(35 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus lepidus
Toxicity: MAJOR

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Lupinus caespitosus var. utahensis

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lupinus caespitosus
ICPN: Lupinus caespitosus var. utahensis
More information about  Lupinus lepidus var. utahensis
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: Feb 22, 2020).