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Subspecies | Variants:
Lupinus sparsiflorus ssp. inopinatus, Lupinus sparsiflorus ssp. mohavensis
< 5,775 ft.
Height | Length:
8 - 16 in.
Life Cycle | Lifeform:
TOXIC, Attracts native bees, Attracts butterflies
Lupinus sparsiflorus, a member of the Fabaceae (Pea) family has dark purple flowers, with a faint yellow spot on the banner petal. Joshua Tree National Park | March 2016
Lupinus sparsiflorus has narrow, palmate gray-green leaves. Joshua Tree National Park | March 2016
A closer look at Lupinus sparsiflorus flowers and leaves. Joshua Tree National Park | March 4, 2016