Lupinus perennis (also Indian beet, Old maid's bonnets, Blue Lupine, and Sundial lupine)
is a medicinal plant in the Fabaceae family. It is widespread in the eastern part of the USA
(from Florida to Maine), Canada (south of Ontario), and on the coasts of the Arctic Ocean, where it grows on sand hills.
More information can be found on Wikipedia here
These Lupine wild flowers were photographed in Josephine County, southern Oregon by Kay and JP Ekwall.
Flowers/Insects in the News
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