Lupine Texas Bluebonnet – Item #52


This Texas state flower is easy to grow in most areas of the United States. Olive-green foliage is topped with spires of deep blue flower spikes tinged with white.

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Additional information

Weight 1.5 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 2″ (5cm)

Sprouts In: 15-25 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Select a location with filtered shade to full sun. Plant outdoors about two weeks before last frost or fall through spring in mild climates. Lupine seeds have a hard coating and can take some time to germinate – be patient! Keep young plants evenly moist.

To improve germination, soak seeds overnight in warm water and nick or scratch surface before planting.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lupinus texensis

Height: 12-18″ (30-46cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual

Attributes: Texas state flower