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Wild Lupine

Posted on Friday, April 26th, 2013 in Nature

By Sarah Fuller A search for May flowers at Kankakee Sands will yield a diverse collection.   One particularly easy find is wild lupine (Lupinus perennis).   Its eye-catching, bright blue flowers love the dry, sandy openings in the prairies and oak savannas of Northwest Indiana and Northeast Illinois.   Wild lupine, also called sundial lupine, flourishes in … Continued

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