Patagonia Wildflowers
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wide-bannered lupine
Lupinus microcarpus
Lupinus microcarpus
wide-bannered lupine Pea Family
Lupinus microcarpus Fabaceae
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English common names
  •wide-bannered lupine
  •chick lupine
Spanish common names
  •hierba del traro
accepted scientific name
  •Lupinus microcarpus Sims
rules for finding collection records
  •Lupinus microcarpus (88)
  •Lupinus fischeranus (1)
  •Lupinus verticillatus (1)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is 0.4 to 0.6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Compound Palmate
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 3rd week of February
Native to western North America and Chile/Argentina

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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