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Common name

English: White lupin

German: Weiße Lupine

Portuguese: Tremoceiro-branco

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Fabales (239)

        Family: Fabaceae (239)(family description)

          Genus: Lupinus (3)

            Epithet: albus L. (7)

Synonym: Lupinus termis Forssk.

albus => dead white, without lustre

termis => derived from the Greek thermos, meaning hot

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue, white

External links

Check for Lupinus albus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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