Taxon  Report   5221    
Lupinus truncatus  Nutt.
Blunt leaved lupine,  Collared annual lupine, Truncate leaf lupine
Lupinus truncatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lupinus truncatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Lupinus truncatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Lupinus truncatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Lupinus truncatus
© 2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral

Toxicity: MAJOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lupinus truncatus var. burlewii
More information about  Lupinus truncatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).