Tree Lupin or Lupinus arboreus
The Tree Lupin or Lupinus arboreus is not exactly a tree, more of a shrub that reaches around 1m – 1.5. Long flowering from spring through summer with attractive fragrant creamy flowers this is a tough plant that seems to thrive on dry conditions. Probably need to deadhead after to flowering to keep it and prevent self seeding.
Lupinus arboreus ‘Alba’ is a wonderful white flowering plant, nice olive green foliage with white flower spikes rising above in spring. Will reach around 1.5m in height
Plant in a sunny position in a well drained soil, water in well and then leae this plant to its own devices.
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