Lupinus polyphyllus Lindl.
Family: Fabaceae
big-leaf lupine
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Etymology: Lupinus: from the Latin lupus for "wolf," alluding to the belief that these plants robbed the soil, which is the opposite of the truth
Plants: erect, perennial, to 40" tall forb, coarse
Leaves: palmately divided into 11-17 leaflets
Flowers: blue, 5-parted; inflorescence a 8"-24" dense, conical cluster (raceme)
Fruits: pod
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Conservation Status: Introduced - escaped
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image
Lupinus polyphyllus image