Calflora
Taxon  Report   5200    
Lupinus polyphyllus  Lindl.  var. burkei  (S. Watson) C. L. Hitchc.
Burke's lupine,  Large leaved lupine, Meadow lupine
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2012 Steven Perry
Photos from
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Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent: Lupinus polyphyllus
Communities: wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MAJOR

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lupinus lasiotropis
ICPN: Lupinus polyphyllus ssp. bernardinus
ICPN: Lupinus polyphyllus ssp. superbus
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More information about  Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUBUB)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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