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Lupinus caespitosus Nutt.
Dwarf Lupine, Stemless dwarf lupine
USDA Symbol: luca3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Dwarf Lupine is a member of the pea family (Fabaceae), which includes trees, shrubs, herbs, and vines with compound or occasionally simple leaves and flowers usually in clusters.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Root Type: Tap Leaf Arrangement: Alternate Leaf Complexity: Palmate Leaf Pubescence:
Tomentose Inflorescence: Raceme
, Terminal Fruit Type: Legume Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue , Purple , Violet
CA , CO , ID , MT , NV , OR , UT , WY USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff