Plant Care Arroyo Lupine

Arroyo Lupine

4.9 out of 5 (8 experiences)

Arroyo Lupine has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Arroyo Lupine has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

hollowleaf annual lupine


Lupinus succulentus

How to care for Arroyo Lupine


How often to water your Arroyo Lupine

Water needs for Arroyo Lupine
0.5 cups
every 9

Arroyo Lupine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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

Calculate water needs of Arroyo Lupine

Water 0.5 cups every

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Arroyo Lupine in Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana

28% Very Low

Growing Arroyo Lupine in Indianapolis right now

Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Indianapolis, Indiana

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 27th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Indianapolis is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Indianapolis, Indiana

Sunlight will increase by 31.6% ☀️

January 25th, 2023

Indianapolis is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Indianapolis is expected to increase by 31.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.1 megajoules of energy…

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Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Indianapolis, Indiana

Daylight will increase by 1.0 hours 📈

January 28th, 2023

This month, Indianapolis is getting an average of 5.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 10.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.3 total hours o…

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Finding light for Arroyo Lupine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Arroyo Lupine: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Arroyo Lupine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Indianapolis, Indiana ⛅.

Arroyo Lupine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Arroyo Lupine

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Arroyo 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 Arroyo Lupine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Arroyo Lupine

Arroyo Lupine

Arroyo Lupine

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Arroyo Lupine has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 6
Arroyo Lupine has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Arroyo Lupine has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 3
Arroyo Lupine has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Arroyo Lupine has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Jasmine03 avatar
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xp 26 XP
globe Las Vegas, NV

They are so cute but hard to take care of !

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xp 12 XP
globe Miami, FL

it’s very pretty and has really bright greens

Survivor Survivor
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Shannonelliott avatar
leaf-1 34 Plants
xp 1,255 XP
globe Austin, TX

this plant has survived lots of very dark, cloudy days and has been accidentally broken out of its pot multiple times. it’s doing better than ever and looks so happy!

Survivor Survivor

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