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Taxon: Lupinus subcarnosus Hook.

Genus: Lupinus
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 22907
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 63: t. 3467. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-May-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (8 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Texas bluebonnet  (Source: Leg Tex) - English

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


  1. Conterato, I. F. & M. T. Schifino-Wittmann. 2006. New chromosome numbers, meiotic behaviour and pollen fertility in American taxa of Lupinus (Leguminosae): contributions to taxonomic and evolutionary studies. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 150:229-240. Note: 2n=34, 36, 48
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  3. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  4. Sonntag, K. et al. 2009. Protoplast isolation and culture for somatic hybridization of Lupinus angustifolius and L. subcarnosus. Pl. Cell Tissue Organ Cult. 96:297-305.
  5. Turner, B. L. & J. Andrews. 1986. Lectotypification of Lupinus subcarnosus and L. texensis (Fabaceae). Sida 11:255-257.
  6. Turner, B. L. 1959. The legumes of Texas.

Check other web resources for Lupinus subcarnosus Hook. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=22907. Accessed 26 January 2020.