Westcountry™ Manhattan Lights Lupine

Westcountry™ Manhattan Lights Lupine
Westcountry™ Manhattan Lights Lupine

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Brilliant bicolor beauty
SKU 26120
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Item Form
1-Quart
Key Characteristics
Zone

4 - 7

Mature Height

2.9 Feet

Mature Width

23 IN

Sun / Shade

Full Sun

Moisture Level

Moist, well-drained

Soil Type

Normal, loamy, Clay, Sandy

Description / Westcountry™ Manhattan Lights Lupine

Wow wow wow! Manhattan Lights is a dream of a Lupine, with flower stalks that can reach 2 to 3 feet long on sturdy, long-lasting stems. This plant blooms early and heavily, often remaining in color for up to 2 months.

Manhattan Lights comes to us from Devon, England, where it is grown as part of the Westcountry™ series. This is nothing less than a whole new type of Lupine, with much bigger and more abundant blooms that last far longer than traditional varieties. If you are used to the beautiful but short-lived wild lupines, get ready for a pleasant shock.

These blooms combine bright yellow with royal purple. (Add the green foliage and you have a Mardi Gras colors.) The flowers begin in late spring in many climates, and continue for 6 to 8 weeks. They are spectacular in the garden, but are almost irresistible for cutting, too. Hummers, bees, and butterflies pay their respects, so get your camera ready.

This plant likes acidic, well-drained, moisture-retentive soil. It does need good drainage above all else. It is a nitrogen-fixer, so chop the plants up and plow them into the soil after they finally pass (expect about 5 years of good blooming from this Lupine). Manhattan Lights will delight you!

Product Details

Item Form 1-Quart
Genus Lupinus
Species polyphyllus
Variety Westcountry™ Manhattan Lights
PPAF PP#18,868
Product Classification Perennials, Plants
Habit Upright
USDA Zone Low 4
USDA Zone High 7
Sun / Shade Full Sun
Bloom Color Purple, Yellow
Bloom Season Start Late Spring
Bloom Season End Mid Summer
Foliage Color Light Green
Resistance Cold Hardy, Deer Resistance, Drought Tolerant
Characteristics Bloom First Year, Butterfly Lovers, Flower, Free Bloomer, Hummingbird Lovers, Long Bloomers
Uses Beds, Border, Cut Flowers, Outdoor
Zone 4, 5, 6, 7
State Shipping Restrictions GU, HI, PR, VI

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