General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8a
Plant Height: 24 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Peach, dark pink and yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Inflorescence Height: 12 - 15 inches
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Basal cuttings
Awards and Recognitions: Other: RHS Plants for Pollinators

Image
Common names
  • Lupine

Photo Gallery
Location: Cowell's garden centre, Newcastle UK
Date: 2018-08-23
Location: Cowell's garden centre, Newcastle UK
Date: 2020-05-27

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Murky and is called "Spanish Flag"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.