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Lupinus  lapidicola A.Heller  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  lapidicola A.Heller  trib. Genisteae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry rocks and scree
Altitude1500-2400m
Description silvery sericeous, leaflets 6-8, linear-oblanceolate to subspathulate, 1-2cm long, on both faces silvery, raceme with 2-3 whorls, 2-4cm long, corolla 10-12mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish purple
Bloomearly spring
Ca-
Typeshrub, carpet
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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