wild lupine


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Noun1.wild lupine - stout perennial of eastern and central North America having palmate leaves and showy racemose blue flowerswild lupine - stout perennial of eastern and central North America having palmate leaves and showy racemose blue flowers
genus Lupinus, Lupinus - herbs or shrubs: lupin
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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We used linear models to explore between-group differences in the abundances of four species of conservation interest: wild lupine (Lupinus perennis), butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), spotted knapweed (Centaurea maculosa), and St.
GOING NATIVE: Purple coneflowers, wild lupine, and a variety of other native grasses and wildflowers add color and lushness to the backyard of a home landscaped by JFNew, an ecological Consulting and environmental engineering firm based in Walkerton, Ind.
And one kind of endangered butterfly--the Karner blue--needs wild lupine to survive.
If you didn't, take a short trip to the poppy fields to enjoy the display or just check the local roadsides to gape at the flood of purple offered by the wild lupine, our own California poppies' gold and many others on display.