Wild Lupine

$6.50

Lupinus perennis

Out of Stock for 2021. Please check back in Spring 2022.

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: dry to medium
Soil: sandy loam
Mature Height: 2 feet

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Description

Enjoy unique columns of bluish-purple flowers in the spring and summer. Palm-shaped leaves add visual interest throughout the year. Prefers sandy, well-drained soil with low nutrient and moisture levels. This perennial legume is the single known food source for the caterpillars of the Karner Blue Butterfly. Increases soil fertility by fixing nitrogen.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

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Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Dry, Medium

Soil Requirements

Sandy Loam

Pollinators

Birds, Butterflies, Butterfly Larvae

Flower Colour

Pink, Purple

Bloom Period

Spring, Summer