Lupinus ‘Persian Slipper’
Lupin ‘Persian Slipper’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Persian Slipper’ _ ‘Persian Slipper’ is a vigorous, compact, upright, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with palmate, mid- to bright green leaves and large, erect, terminal racemes of white-flecked, deep blue flowers in summer.
Compact, Clump-forming, Erect flower stem
All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Deep-blue in Summer
Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Lupin aphid , Slugs , Snails
Leaf spot , Powdery mildew
Deadhead to encourage more flowers. Cut back after flowering.
WHERE TO GROW
Lupinus ‘Persian Slipper’ (Lupin ‘Persian Slipper’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.
Cottage/Informal, Coastal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders
Plant in light, moderately fertile, slightly acid to neutral, well-drained soil (sandy soil is best for flowering) in full sun or partial shade. Will not tolerate shade or chalky soil. May need staking.
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West