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butter lupine
Lupinus luteolus
butter lupine Pea Family
Lupinus luteolus Fabaceae
common names
  butter lupine
  pale yellow lupine
accepted scientific name
  Lupinus luteolus Kellogg
rules for finding collection records
  Lupinus luteolus (351)
  Lupinus milo-bakeri (15)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Steven Thorsted
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .4 to .6 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (30)
Cal Photos (21)
G.D.Carr (11)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Adam Schneider (2)
SEINet (1)
Michael Charters (1)
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