Lupinus diffusus Nutt. - Sky-Blue Lupine
Family - Fabaceae
Flowering - March - May.
Habitat - Sandhills, open woods.
Origin - Native to North America.
Other information - This attractive species is fairly uncommon in Alabama and can be found in just a handful of southern counties. The plant is easy to identify becasue of its unifoliate leaves, sericeous stems, and brilliant blue flowers.