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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Lupinus croceus Eastw.
Mt. Eddy lupine
USDA Symbol: LUCR
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
An upright lupine, with leafy stalks to 2 ft. Its flowers are bright yellow, not pale yellow like the flowers of may other lupine species.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: CA Native Distribution:
Siskiyou & Trinity Cos., CA Native Habitat:
Dry, open woods from 5000-8000 ft.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Dry, well-drained soils.
PropagationDescription: Plant seed immediately or store and stratify.
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Stored seed must be stratified.
Commercially Avail: yes
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff