Westcountry™ Blacksmith Lupine
Lupinus 'Blacksmith' PPAF
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||loo-PY-nus pol-ee-FIL-us|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 24 to 36 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Rounded, Upright|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Columbine (Aquilegia); Creeping Phlox (Phlox subulata); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Cranesbill (Geranium)|
Prefers a sunny site and rich, fast-draining soil. Water regularly and deeply, allowing the soil to dry slightly between intervals; avoid overhead watering. Trim spent flowers to promote continued bloom. May be pruned back to 6 inches after blooming, to rejuvenate the foliage.
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