Lupinus polyphyllus

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

 

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Plant Details

Habitat:
Riparian Forests
Shrub Swamp
Shallow Marsh
Wet Prairie
Occurs in seasonally dry to marshy meadows, wetlands and damp forests, along stream banks and ditches, and in disturbed areas.
Mature Height:
1-5'
Shade Preference:
Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
prefers wet to moist soil.
Special Uses:
Attracts insects, bees, hummingbirds; bank stabilization; ornamental.