Carolina Lupin

Carolina Lupin

Botanical Name: Thermopsis villosa

Height: Tall

Season of bloom: Early summer

Growing Conditions: Sun to light shade. Ordinary well-drained soil. It seems to prefer a light, sandy soil and may look chlorotic if grown in tight clay.

Wildlife benefits: Visited by hummingbirds and large bees.

From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: No. From eastern USA

Remarks: Often appreciates some afternoon shade.

Similar species:

For information on availability or to return to the list of plants, please click Plants


%d bloggers like this: