Lupinus perennis L. - Sun-Dial Lupine
Family - Fabaceae
Flowering - March - May.
Habitat - Sandhills, dry, open hammocks.
Origin - Native to North America.
Other information - This attractive species can be found in the southern 1/3 of Alabama. The plant can be identified by its habitat, 7-11-foliolate leaves, and blue flowers (very rarely white or pink).
Photographs taken of Hwy 331, Walton County, FL., 3-29-05.