Lupinus perennis (Wild lupine)

Low to moderate water requirement; full sun to partial shade. Perennial with purplish-blue flowers, blooms April to July along dry, open woods and fields. Found throughout North America, most commonly on sandy or gravelly soils.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Fabaceae

Duration: Perennial

Growth Habit: Forb

Native Status: Native

Growth Form: Rhizomatous

Mature Height: 8-24 in.

Bloom Color: Purplish-blue

Bloom Period: April-July

Annual Precipitation: 12-37 in.

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SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: No

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SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 21,000

Seeding Rate: 20-30 PLS lbs/acre

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