WHOLESALE Russell Lupins
Russell Lupins are an attractive flowering perennial grown widely in the cottage garden. These are a clumping perennial with attractive fan like foliage. Being a member of the pea family they also useful for fixing nitrogen into the soil.
The botanical name is Lupinus polyphyllus, however it is the hybrids developed in the late 1930s that are mainly sought after today. It is from these plants that modern hybrids are still being developed by specialist wholesale nurseries.
Grown for the flowers as well as the foliage they are a plant that adds texture and colour to any garden design.
In landscaping they can be used in the border or for mass plantings. They grow well in full sun to part shade and will require a little extra water over dry summer periods. Usually available from early autumn to winter in trays.
365-367 Monbulk Rd, Silvan, Vic., 3795
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