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Lupinus polyphyllus Lindl., Bot. Reg.t. 1096. 1827. Bailey l.c. 566.

Perennial. Stem glabrous. Leaf palmately compound; leaflets 9-17, lanceolate, acuminate, glabrous above, pubescent below; petiole at least twice the length of leaflets; stipules adnate, pubescent. Inflorescence very long, many flowered. Calyx lips entire or minutely toothed. Corolla about 3 times as long as the calyx, blue, violet, rose or white. Fruit compressed, black at maturity, densely pubescent, hairs appressed.

Commonly cultivated as a garden plant; native of North America.


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