Yellow Lupine - Lupinus densiflorus
Annual Open Pollinated. This impressive and very hardy California native grows 2'-3' with 1' yellow spikes. This plant thrives along banks, slopes and roadsides. Is tolerant of drought and alkaline soils. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast. Thin to 1' when plants reach 3" tall.
Flowers: Deer resistant. Blooms in spring to summer
Attracts: Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Soil: Adaptable, tolerates alkaline soil
USDA Zone: 3-10
Plant In: Fall
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Days to Germinate: 15-75 Days
Height At Maturity: 2'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Light Water
Annual Native Lupinus densiflorus 'Aureus' Height: 24-36 Bloom Season: Spring/Summer Seeding Rate: Use 125 seeds/sq ft (~80 seeds/pack) Facts of Note: Full sun, tolerant of drought and alkaline soils, 1' yellow spikes, use along banks, slopes and roadsides, very hardy California native.