Texas Bluebonnet

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The Texas bluebonnet (Lupinus texensis) is a species of lupine native to the central and southern United States and northern Mexico. It is a perennial plant that grows to a height of 12-24 inches. The leaves are palmate compound, with 5-7 leaflets. The flowers are blue, white, or pink, and they are borne in racemes. The fruit is a legume pod.

The Texas bluebonnet is the state flower of Texas. It is a popular wildflower and is often seen in fields and along roadsides during the spring. The plant is also grown in gardens.


Texas Bluebonnet
Lupinus texensis
Texas Bluebonnet

The Texas bluebonnet is a member of the legume family, Fabaceae. It is a nitrogen-fixing plant, which means that it can convert atmospheric nitrogen into nitrogenous compounds that can be used by other plants. This makes the Texas bluebonnet an important part of the ecosystem.

The Texas bluebonnet is a beautiful and iconic flower. It is a symbol of Texas and its people. The plant is a reminder of the state's natural beauty and its rich history.

Lupinus texensis, also known as Texas bluebonnet, is native to the following states in the United States:

  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Kansas
  • Louisiana
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • New Mexico
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas



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Mary Hoggins
Tyler, Texas

Last year in the Fall, I collected a lot of seeds I planted this year.

Roger Holmes
Dallas, Texas

They really added a big splash of color to the front of my house garden bed. Love them!

Audrey Long
Mobile, Alabama

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