Lupines Gallery Mix

Lupines Gallery Mix

About Lupines Gallery Mix

The Lupine Gallery Mix are a lovely mix of many colors that are a perfect complement to every garden. Lupines are very dependable in our garden, coming up year after year. The deer ignore them while the butterflies and hummingbirds love them. The gallery series offers 2ft tall sturdy plants with densely packed spikes. Lupine are also on the list of deer resistant plants from the University of Washington and University of Georgia.

Lupines Gallery Mix

Zone: 3-9
Exposure: Sun
Bloom Time: Summer
Height: 24”
Lupines Gallery Mix Features: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Cut Flower

Planting and Growing Lupines

Make sure your Lupines “harden off” to cool nights and windy conditions before planting. This requires leaving them outside in a protected area for a few days otherwise, they may wilt after planting. Choose an area that is partly to mostly sunny to part shade. Prepare your planting hole by turning the soil at least a shovel size deep and wide and be sure the hole is filled with plenty of organic matter for best results. Remove your plant from its pack and gently loosen the root ball. Plant deep enough to cover the top of the root ball. Press down firmly on the soil and then water it in. Consider fertilizing once or twice a season. You can mulch if you like but not too close to the plant to avoid rot.

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