Lupinus arboreus (purple)

Bush Lupine

Fabaceae

Exposure

Water

Form

Height

Flower color

Bloom time

Full sun

No summer water

Evergreen shrub

6feet Lilac Spring

This local form of yellow bush lupine has lilac flowers. It is a fast growing coastal shrub with fragrant flowers that is showy in bloom but short-lived. Needs good drainage.

Habitat Coastal bluffs, dunes