Scientific Name: Lupinus polyphyllus Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Common Name:lupine Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:FabaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: U.S. - northwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Digitate (palmate), Lanceolate, Obovate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, Blue, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Jun- Jul- Aug- May
Fruit: Legume, Green, Black, Brown, Aug- Nov- Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Perennial border, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Large upright colourful racemes and palmately compound leaves with 9-17 leaflets.