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Lupinus  minimus Hook.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Lupinus  minimus Hook.  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsLupinus ovinus Greene
 Lupinus piperi B.L.Rob.
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.AlbertaIdahoMontanaOregonWashingtonWyoming
american prairie
Description subcaulescent, leaflets 5-9, oblanceolate or obovate, acute, densely sericeous hirsute, 5-15mm long, flowers in compact, short raceme, bracts lanceolate, calyx hirsute
Size10-15cm
Colorblue, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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