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Lupinus argenteus
silvery lupine

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains.

Habitat: Sagebrush plains, and ponderosa pine forests to subalpine ridges.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bumblebees, bees, flies, butterflies, beetles, wasps


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Accepted Name:
Lupinus argenteus Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. (Pursh) 2: 468. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Lupinus argenteus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Lupinus argenteus checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Lupinus argenteus information.

E-Flora BC: Lupinus argenteus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Lupinus argenteus photos.

USDA Plants: Lupinus argenteus information.

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