Height 25-50cm. Leaves two to three partite with oblong hairy segments, stems erect, occasionally branching above. Racemes of one to ten flowers in a loose raceme, with long pedicels. Flowers deep purple to pale lavender, the sepals 1.5-2.5cm long, the spur equal in length with curved tips, the lower petals large, the upper petals paler in colour. California, on grassy slopes in the coastal ranges.