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Lupinus  mutabilis Sweet  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  mutabilis Sweet  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsLupinus cruckshanksii Hook.
Territory Northern South AmericaWestern South AmericaBoliviaColombiaEcuadorPeruVenezuela
grassland
Altitude2100-3900m
Description leaflets 7-11, 14-18mm long, linear-lanceolate, glabrous, shortly petiolate, flowers numerous in short inflorescence, corolla 12-14mm long
Size10-15cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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