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LUPINUS

Commonly known as Lupin



All flower JUL-AUG

FAMILIAR pea-like flowers in a myriad of colours, yellow, blue or white in the tree lupins and all colours, including bicolours, in the perennials.

Genus of about 200 species of annuals, perennials and semi-evergreen and evergreen subshrubs or shrubs. They are found widely distributed in dry, hilly grassland and open woodland on coastal sands or cliffs and on riverbanks in the Mediterranean, northern Africa and North, Central and South America.

Seeds from various species have been used as human and animal feed for thousands of years. With similar protein levels to soybeans, with less fat, gluten-free and packed with antioxidants lupin has great potential.

Like other legumes they fix nitrogen in the soil and can be used for enrichment.


  • Bee Friendly
  • Good to know - grown for the spikes of pea-like flowers in many colours.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, gall, mildew, leaf spot, virus, fungal and bacterial rot.
  • Place of Origin - Mediterranean, N. Africa, the Americas.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - annuals and perennials.
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
  • Free draining sandy soil - light and moderately fertile.
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
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Buy Varieties of LUPINUS

LUPINUS arboreus   AWARD

LUPINUS arboreus  >


Commonly known as: Tree lupin, Yellow tree lupin.
Tree lupin with pale yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ for £3.00 each
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Seeds £5.00 per packet
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individually £12.00 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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LUPINUS arboreus blue form

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Commonly known as: Tree lupin.
Light blue flowers
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individually £13.00 each, 3+ £11.00 each
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LUPINUS arboreus white form

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Commonly known as: Tree lupin.
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individually £13.00 each, 3+ £11.00 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Blacksmith'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Very dark purple with white highlights
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Chandelier'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Golden yellow
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Manhattan Lights'

LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Manhattan Lights'  >


Commonly known as: Lupin.
One of our best selling plants at Chelsea 2015. Wonderful tall multicoloured spikes starting purple, turning bright pink and yellow.
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each

LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Masterpiece'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Purple with orange markings
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'My Castle'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Deep rose-pink
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Noble Maiden'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
White/creamy-white
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'Persian Slipper'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Sky-blue flowers in profusion
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'The Chatelaine'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Pink with white flag
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'The Governor'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Blue with white flag
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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LUPINUS Herbaceous 'The Pages'

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Commonly known as: Lupin.
Carmine-red
Multibuy Any 3+ for £8.00 each
£10.50 each
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Useful extras...

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Trumpet wire support
The Harrod Peony plant supports have a striking trumpet shape which is ideal for supporting many plants including peonies. Available in several sizes, in traditional rust & matt black colour.
6 options from £36.00

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Spiral plant support
These flat-top spiral supports hold plant stems and come in packs of 3
2 options from £11.95

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Y-stakes
These Y-stakes are perfect for odd shaped herbaceous plants we all have in our border which need supporting
Only £26.95

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

Vermin & Pest Control
Slug Pellets
Slug killer blue mini pellets are easy to use and give effective control of slugs and snails. Ideal in garden, conservatory or greenhouse.
Only £6.50

Vermin & Pest Control
Copper Tape
Quick and easy way to repel slugs and snails from your pots with this adhesive copper tape.
Only £7.50

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