Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3565

Forb
Annual

Non-native: Mediterranean Europe
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Palmately compound: 5-9 leaflets

FLOWER:
Blue
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped calyx
5-parted papilionaceous corolla
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Legume

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Lupinus angustifolius   FAMILY Fabaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lupinus angustifolius   FAMILY Fabaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Narrowleaf Lupine