Page author: David Giblin
Lupinus lepidus
prairie lupine

Distribution: Widely distributed on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Open areas from lowland prairies and sagebrush flats to alpine ridges.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

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


[none provided]

Accepted Name:
Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl.
Publication: Bot. Reg. 14: t. 1149. 1828. 1828.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Lupinus lepidus checklist entry

OregonFlora: Lupinus lepidus information

E-Flora BC: Lupinus lepidus atlas page

CalPhotos: Lupinus lepidus photos

168 photographs:
Group by