Blue lupin grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Lupinus also known as Lupinus pilosus, Blue lupin annual used as nitrogen fixing plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10a in the spring or 10b-11 as autumn planting.
Leaves color green with hairy structure in the elliptic shape digitate structure 10 lobes.
Blue lupin flowers
Flower color can be: blue-purple in pea flower shape.
Pods color is green become brown when it’s ready there is 2-7 seeds, the seeds edible.
Blue lupin for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Blue lupin growing and care:
Warm weather in the summer with cool weather, well drain soil
What is the best way to start growing? Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Little bit toxic Autumn / Spring (in colder area) Planting season: Aphids, mites Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All season How to prune: No need Size of the plant? 15-80 cm, 6-32 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Winter – spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Blue-purple flowers in pea flower shape grow on spike Edible seeds Spring / Summer Seeds harvest season: Seeds pests or diseases : Mites What can be done with big quantities of Blue lupin fruit ? Eaten raw, cooked Collect the seeds when the seeds fresh Work requirements on the seeds: 80-120 days How long does it take to bear seeds? Only edible when it’s green Ripening of seeds: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Herbaceous, Legumes
Edible plants, Floristry, Ground fixing plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 2, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Spring flowers, Winter flowers
Blue flower, Purple flower
Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest
Cooked, Eaten raw