Sky Lupines

Sky lupines Lupinus nanus
Photo by: Joshua Povich, UC's Hastings NH Reserve near Monterey, California

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Sky lupines (Lupinus nanus) are a common spring resident of California annual grasslands. Lupines add nitrogen to the soil through their mutually beneficial symbiosis with root-nodulating bacteria.

View Dr. Ellen Simms' lab site.