Page author: David Giblin
Lupinus pusillus
low lupine, rusty lupine
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in south-central Washington; Washington to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains.

Habitat: Sagebrush desert, often where sandy.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

[none provided]


Accepted Name:
Lupinus pusillus Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. (Pursh) 2: 468. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Infraspecies:
var. intermontanus – low lupine, rusty lupine    Occurring east of the Cascades crest in south-central Washington; Washington to California and Nevada, east to Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado.
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Lupinus pusillus checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Lupinus pusillus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Lupinus pusillus photos.

USDA Plants: Lupinus pusillus information.

19 photographs:
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