Calflora
Taxon  Report   5184    
Lupinus microcarpus  Sims  var. densiflorus  (Benth.) Jeps.
Chick lupine,  Dense flowered platycarpos, Whitewhorl lupine
Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

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

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Valley Grassland, Yellow Pine Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lupinus densiflorus var. densiflorus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus densiflorus var. altus
ICPN: Lupinus densiflorus var. aureus
ICPN: Lupinus densiflorus var. densiflorus
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More information about  Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUDED)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2019).