Bigleaf Lupine

Lupinus polyphyllus

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  • Bigleaf Lupine | Bigleaf Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) Photo: Five Acre Geographic
  • Bigleaf Lupine | Bigleaf Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) Photo: Five Acre Geographic
  • Bigleaf Lupine | Bigleaf Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) Photo: Five Acre Geographic
  • Bigleaf Lupine | Bigleaf Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) Photo: Five Acre Geographic
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Basic Information

Other names

Marsh Lupine, Meadow Lupine

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Size

3.6 ft

Blooming Season

Spring

Bloom Color

Purple

Attracts

Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Honeybees

Danger

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

Bigleaf Lupine Habitat

Bigleaf Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) thrives in moist meadows.

Bigleaf Lupine Facts

There are more than 30 different species of Lupine. This variety of lupine is very common in home flower gardens.

Bigleaf Lupine Distribution



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