Lupinus albus grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Lupinus also known as White lupin, Lupinus albus 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.
Flower color can be: white purplish in pea flower shape.
Pods color is green become brown when it’s ready there is 2-7 seeds
Lupinus albus seed
Seeds edible after cooking in white off-white color in round shape.
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How to grow growing Lupinus albus care:
Warm weather in the summer, well drain soil
Seed What is the best way to start growing: No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? To get enough crops to use it need a lot of place Difficulties/Problems with growing: Spring Planting season: Aphids, mites Pests and diseases: All season Pruning season: No need How to prune: 15-80 cm, 6-32 inches Size of the plant? Fast growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Irrigation water management requirement: Full Sun Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Winter – Spring When does flowers bloom? White purplish flowers in pea flower shape grow on spike General information about the flower Edible Seeds Spring / Summer When does it yield: Pests or diseases in White lupin seeds : Mites What can be done with big quantities seeds ? Cooked Collect the seeds Work requirements on the pods: 80-120 days How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun 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, 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
Purple flower, White flower
Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest