Page author: David Giblin
Lupinus microcarpus
chick lupine

Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia to California.

Habitat: Coastal bluffs, grassy balds, and other dry to moist, open areas at low elevations.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern

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


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Accepted Name:
Lupinus microcarpus Sims
Publication: Bot. Mag. 50: t. 2418. 1823.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Lupinus microcarpus checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Lupinus microcarpus information.

E-Flora BC: Lupinus microcarpus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Lupinus microcarpus photos.

USDA Plants: Lupinus microcarpus information.

15 photographs:
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