USDA Forest Service Celebrating Wildflowers
Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Furry pods can be seen in the upper left part of this photo. Photo by Sydney Carothers.
The Lassics lupine is low-growing, woolly perennial with leaves that hug the ground. Photo by Sydney Carothers.
This species is isolated in the tiny Lassics Range in the high North Coast Ranges of northwestern California, where it grows on serpentine barrens at 5,000 to 6,000 feet elevation (1500 - 2000 m.). Photo by Sydney Carothers.
Lupinus constancei range map.
Lupinus constancei, The Lassics lupine
- NatureServe has not assessed threats yet.
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
U.S. Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave., SW, Mailstop Code: 1103
Washington DC 20250-1103
Last modified: Thursday, 08-Dec-2011 15:43:01 EST