Russell Blue Lupine
Russell Blue Lupine is an extremely hardy lupine bearing spikes of pea-shaped, blue flowers in early to mid summer. Hummingbirds and butterflies are attracted to the lupine flower and deer dislike it. The bright green leaves that resemble palm fronds form a nice dense mound. Russell Blue Lupine will grow from 2' to 3' tall and 16" to 20" wide.
Russell Blue Lupine prefers cooler conditions, so plant in a cooler area of your planting bed. Russell Blue Lupine prefers loamy rich, well drained soil. Plant in a border, or a mass planting in a perennial bed. It is great for a cut flower. This plant is toxic if ingested so don't plant if you have small children that may get to them.