Taxon  Report   5185    
Lupinus microcarpus  Sims  var. horizontalis  (A. Heller) Jeps.
Chick lupine
Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus microcarpus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland

Toxicity: MAJOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Lupinus horizontalis var. horizontalis

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus arenicola
ICPN: Lupinus densiflorus var. glareosus
ICPN: Lupinus horizontalis var. horizontalis
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More information about  Lupinus microcarpus var. horizontalis
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 12, 2018).

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