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Lupinus  gracilentus Greene  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  gracilentus Greene  trib. Genisteae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
rocky slopes
Altitude2400-3600m
Description glabrous, leaflets 5-8, linear, acuminate, green, 4-8cm, raceme 10-20cm, flowers 10-13mm, distinctly verticillate, pod 2-3cm long, villose
Size20-40cm
Colorblue
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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