Wild Lupine (Lupinus perennis)

Wild Lupine (Lupinus perennis)

Patches of Wild Lupine are found in sand prairies in south western Minnesota. Perfect for dry, sandy soils and best when planted in a large drift.


Sun:    Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture:    Dry
Height:    2 feet
Blooms:    May, June, July
Color:    Purple
Spacing:    12″
Zones:    3-8
Benefits:    Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer Resistant

Design Tips

Find a dry, sandy spot and plant Wild Lupine in a huge drift, close together.

Companion Plants

Blue Grama Grass
Prairie Phlox
Bradbury’s Monarda
Star Sedge