Lupin Gallery Red Shades
Eye catching red flower spikes throughout summer on this traditional cottage garden plant.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Flowering late spring to early summer.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 50cm (24in x 20in)
To get a good display of these wonderful Lupin, dress with bonemeal or seaweed before and during the growing season.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, Snails.
Plant Care: Removing the flower spikes in the first year will allow the plant to establish.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Warning: Harmful if eaten. Skin and eye irritant.
Benefits: Wonderful form of an old favourite. Good flower display.
History: Lupin, botanically known as Lupinus, is an popular plant for traditional cottage gardens and there are many varieties available.
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