Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Lupine

  • Scientific name
    Lupinus hybrids
  • Height
    24 to 40 inches
  • Bloom period
    June to July
  • Color
    Blue, white, pink, yellow
  • Light
    Full sun, semi-shade
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Challenging
  • Remarks
    Dislike hot summers. Short-lived in Midwest.