Plant Care Oak Ridge lupine

Oak Ridge lupine

Also known as

Oak Ridge lupine, spreading lupine and sky-blue lupine


Lupinus diffusus

How to care for Oak Ridge lupine


How often to water your Oak Ridge lupine

Water needs for Oak Ridge lupine
0.5 cups
every 9

Oak Ridge lupine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Oak Ridge lupine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Oak Ridge lupine: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Oak Ridge lupine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Oak Ridge lupine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Oak Ridge lupine in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Oak Ridge lupine

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Oak Ridge lupine: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Oak Ridge lupine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Oak Ridge lupine

Oak Ridge lupine

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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