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Item ID: 640
Genus: Lupinus
Plant Lists: California Natives, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Plants For Cutting, Wild Life, Fragrant, Hot and Dry Climates, Bee Plants, Butterflies
Plant Type: Flowering
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Lupinus arboreus 'Yellow'
"Yellow Coastal Bush Lupine" 

Lupinus arboreus  "Yellow Coastal Bush Lupine" Lupinus arboreus  "Yellow Coastal Bush Lupine"

Loads of deliciously scented, 6-8” spikes rock the house from Spring till mid-Summer on this California coastal native, attracting butterflies & bumblebees galore. Quickly growing to a substantial 4’ x 4,’ it’s multi-branching with a stout tree-like trunk. Deer resistant & tolerant of drought & neglect, it’s an excellent choice for dry gardens, parking strips and hillsides. Definitely provide good drainage and throw in some lava rock if you’re going to plant it in a well watered garden. Cut back to 3’ x 3’ in Fall/Winter to keep a nice bushy shape. Cut flowers! Woo-hoo! Self-sows.

Annie

Sun
Avg./Low Water

 

deer proof

Perennial
USDA Zones 7-10

Item ID: 640
Genus: Lupinus
Plant Lists: California Natives, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Plants For Cutting, Wild Life, Fragrant, Hot and Dry Climates, Bee Plants, Butterflies
Plant Type: Flowering