- Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 2-4 Feet
- Mature Spread 2-3 Feet
- Growing Zones 3-8
By far the most popular lupine due to its showy flowers. A mixture of colors that includes white, cream, yellow, orange, shades of pink through red, pale to dark blue, and purple. Great border plant, amazing cut flower. June-July.
These are great for cut flower gardens in sunny areas. The lupine plants bloom all summer and attract butterflies, bees, hummingbirds and songbirds. The plants are low maintenance and will come back each year without much work at all. The plants have green foliage and an upright growth habit.
Russell Hybrids Lupine Mix Care
Plant in an area of the garden that receives full sunlight, or at least 6 hours of direct sun. Make sure the soil drains well and does not stay soggy. Water weekly once established. Newly planted lupine may require watering more often until its established or in periods of drought. Fertilize the plants one a year using a slow release fertilizer designed for perennials in early spring. You can deadhead or trim off the dead parts of the plant (leaves and spent flowers) at any time during the growing season.
Russell Hybrids Lupine Mix Spacing
Plant Russell Hybrids Lupine Plants at least 30 inches apart, center on center. This will ensure the plants have proper air circulation and enough room for the roots to expand once mature.
Russell Hybrids Lupine Mix Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-8
|Plant Type: Perennial
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
|Mature Height: 2-4 Feet
|Mature Spread: 2-3 Feet
|Spacing: 24-36 Inches
|Flower Color(s): White, Cream, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Blue & Purple
|Bloom Period: Summer
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Seasonal Interest: Summer Flowering
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Songbirds
|Container Role: Thriller or Filler
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Edging, Wildlife Gardens
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Low Maintenance
|Common Name: Russell Hybrids Lupine Mix
|Scientific Name: Lupinus Russell Hybrids Mix
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.