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Lupinus perennisLupinus perennis

lupine, sundial lupine

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-2'
Flowers: Apr.-Jul.; blue, rarely pink or white
Fruit: pod

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Sandy

Habitat

dry open woods, edges and fields; roadsides; stream banks

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes

prefers acidic soil



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/300.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004