Description For Lupins Seeds
How to grow Lupins from Seeds:Introduction and Uses: Lupins is an erect plant with deeply lobed foliage. The plants form long flower spikes, growing well above the foliage. This inflorescence bears numerous small pea-like flowers of white, pink and pale blue colors.
Lupins are best suited for flower beds, borders and as cut flowers. Plants can be grown in pots.
Botanical Name: Lupinus hartwegii
Common Name: Lupin
Plant Origin: Mexico
Propagation Method: Direct seed sowing
Flowering/ Growing Season: Winter and also in monsoon
Sunlight Requirement: Partial sun (3-4 hours)
Plant Height: 45-75 cm tall
Growing Method of Lupins:
Planting Distance: 45-60 cm apart.
Watering: Lupin plants should be watered every morning with a light shower by using a watering can.
Feeding: Fresh compost should be added to soil at the time of planting. Spray liquid cow dung manure with vermicompost every 15 days.
Plant care: Spray appropriate medicines if there are signs of an infestation. Click here to buy plant care products online in India.
Bloom time: Plants take about 3 months to flower after seed sowing. Buy flower seeds online.
|Spacing (Row to Row X Plant to Plant)||50 cm x 50 cm|
|Germination Time||Germination will take place in 10 - 12 days from sowing|
|Fertilizer||Chemicals: Suphala or Urea - 5 g Per Plant. Organic: Neemcake or Vermicompost - 10 g Per Plant.|
|Season of Sowing||September to January|
|Product Weight||Under 10 g to 25 g|
|Product Height||15 cm|
|Product Width||10 cm|
|Product Depth||1 cm|