Arctic Lupine

Lupinus arcticus

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  • Arctic Lupine | Arctic Lupine (Lupinus arcticus) in Denali National Park. Photo: NPS
  • Arctic Lupine | Arctic Lupine (Lupinus arcticus) in Denali National Park. Photo: NPS
  • Arctic Lupine | Arctic Lupine (Lupinus arcticus) in Denali National Park. Photo: NPS
  • Arctic Lupine | Arctic Lupine (Lupinus arcticus) in Denali National Park. Photo: NPS
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Basic Information

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Size

1-3 ft

Leaf Color

Green

Leaf Arrangement

Palmately Compound

Blooming Season

Summer

Bloom Color

Blue, Purple

Attracts

Hummingbirds

Danger

The seeds of this plant are poisonous. If eaten in large quantities your heartbeat can slow, incur breathing problems, sleepiness and possible convulsions.

Arctic Lupine Habitat

Arctic Lupine (Lupinus arcticus) thrives in well drain mountain tundra.

Arctic Lupine Facts

There are more than 30 different species of Lupine.

Arctic Lupine Distribution



See also