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Lupinus 'Masterpiece' (Lupin 'Masterpiece')

Skill rating
skill rating
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Max height
Ultimate spread
Max spread
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested.

Botanical name: Lupinus 'Masterpiece'

Other names: Lupin 'Masterpiece'

Genus: Lupinus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Masterpiece' _ 'Masterpiece' is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with palmate, mid-green leaves and erect, terminal racemes of deep purple-red flowers with orange flecks in early summer.

Lupinus 'Masterpiece' is: Deciduous

Flower: Reddish-purple in Summer

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Lupin aphid , Slugs , Snails

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Propagation methods: Basal cuttings. REGISTER to

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Lupinus 'Masterpiece' (Lupin 'Masterpiece') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders

Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, light, slightly acid to neutral, well-drained soil (sandy soil is best for flowering). Does well in full sun or partial shade. Will not tolerate shade or chalky soil. May need staking.

Soil type: Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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