Lupine Russell Mixed Colors – Item #182


One of the most distinctive perennial plants, Russell lupine features tall spires of bright single color and bicolor blossoms on top of handsome foliage. A good choice for partly shady areas. Deer resistant.

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Additional information

Weight 1 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 20-25 days

Thinning: 18″ (46cm)

Lupine grows best in moist soil and light shade. Plant outdoors about three weeks before last spring frost, or fall in mild climates. Start transplants indoors six to eight weeks before last spring frost date.

For best germination soak seeds in water overnight before planting.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lupinus polyphyllus

Height: 2-4′ (61-122cm)

Bloom Period: late spring

Type: perennial