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Large-leaved Lupine | Lupinus polyphyllus

Large palmate leaves and showy white-pink to purple-blue pea-like flowers on stalks. Blooms May – August.


Plant Details

HabitatsRiparian Forests, Shrub Swamp, Shallow Marsh, Wet Prairie
Habitat NotesOccurs in seasonally dry to marshy meadows, wetlands and damp forests, along stream banks and ditches, and in disturbed areas.
Mature Height1-5'
Shade Preferenceshade, part-shade, sun
Soil Toleranceprefers wet to moist soil.
Special UsesAttracts insects, bees, hummingbirds; bank stabilization; ornamental.