CPC Plant Profile: Mountain Springs Bush Lupine
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Mountain Springs Bush Lupine (Lupinus excubitus var. medius)

  • Global Rank: T3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 157329
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

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  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 1 accessions of Lupinus albifrons var. medius in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 1531 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 1 seed accessions of Lupinus albifrons var. medius from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 43 maternal plants

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Taxon Lupinus excubitus var. medius
Authority (Jepson) Munz
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 2710
ITIS 528983
Common Names Mt. Springs Bush Lupine
Associated Scientific Names Lupinus excubitus var. medius
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2

Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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