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Lupinus texensis

Lupinus texensis Hook.

Texas Bluebonnet, Bluebonnet, Texas Lupine, Buffalo Clover, Wolf Flower

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Lupinus texensis

Texas Bluebonnet


Location: 5 m S of S Oakwell Farms Pky & 200 m E of S guardgate--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Open slope of caliche hill. Large colony.

Description: Erect, much branched annual, leaves palmately 5-foliate; leaflets acute at apex. Corolla buds & immature legumes silvery-white, pubescent. Wing petals dark-blue.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Mar 27, 1994
Specimen number: 553

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0839
Accession Date: Jul 26, 1994
Accession Number: 63

Annotations: SCFRB (In flower & fruit)

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