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Lupinus  peruvianus Ulbr.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  peruvianus Ulbr.  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsLupinus peruvianus var. spragueianus C.P.Sm.
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude2200-4100m
Description stems brown sericeous, leaflets 6-7, densely hirsute, oblong-obovate, acuminate, 8-12mm long, spikes dense, corolla white striped, 12mm long
Size10-25cm
Colorviolet
Bloomautumn
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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