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Arroyo Lupine, Hollowleaf Annual Lupine
Scientific Name: Lupinus succulentus Dougl. ex K. Koch
Family: Fabaceae
Arroyo Lupine, Hollowleaf Annual Lupine (Lupinus  succulentus) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones
USDA: 7-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: California, Arizona, northwestern Mexico (mostly Baja California), in disturbed areas, generally below 2500 feet elevation (750 m)

Growth Habits: Annual, 1 to 4 feet tall (30-120 cm), 1 to 2 feet spread (30-60 cm)

Watering Needs: Regular to occasional water during the growing period


The species epithet 'succulentus' comes from the Latin for 'thick and fleshy', referring to the stem.

Arroyo Lupine, Hollowleaf Annual Lupine (Lupinus  succulentus)

Blooming Habits:
Deep blue and white flowers in summer. The white part turns purple when the flower has been pollinated.

Fruiting Habits:

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