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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 1-3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
P (Phosphorus)
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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Common names
  • Silvery Lupine
  • Lupine
  • Wolfbean
  • Silver-stem Lupine

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Location: Fishing Bridge, Yellowstone National Park
Date: 2022-08-24
Location: Fishing Bridge, Yellowstone National Park
Date: 2022-08-24
Location: Albion Basin, Alta, Utah, United States
Date: 2020-08-12
Location: Yellowstone National Park 
Date: 2018-06-11
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2013-02-05
Location: Albion Basin, Alta, Utah, United States
Date: 2020-08-12
Location: Yellowstone National Park 
Date: 2018-06-11
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Location: Absaroka Range in Wyoming
Date: 2013-07-25
Location: Absaroka Range in Wyoming
Date: 2013-07-25
Location: Absaroka Range in Wyoming
Date: 2013-07-25
Uploaded by SongofJoy
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Comments:
  • Posted by chelle (N.E. Indiana - Zone 5b, and Florida - Zone 9b - Zone 9b) on Mar 2, 2013 8:16 AM concerning plant:
    Seed soaked in water in the refrigerator showed no radicle emergence by day 10. I drained the water off, added a bit of moist paper towel to bag and returned to refrigerator. On day 25 the first radicle appeared.

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