Annual/Perennial, Cool Climate - Lupine - Old-fashioned flower, pea family, N. America/ Europe. Easy. Hand-print shaped leaves. Grows well for years. 3-4't. Prune shrub/ tree varieties. Sweet, pea-like blooms, large showy spikes. Mid spring-mid summer. White, red, pink, blue, yellow, lilac, violet, apricot. Some poisonous, others edible. Full sun, pt shade. Slightly acidic soils. Add compost. Soil loose. Cool weather. Soil moist. Fertilize once/mo. Deadhead. Use slug pellets.
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