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

Taxonomy

Lupinus succulentus
Lupinus
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Arroyo Lupine

Water

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 Washington, District of Columbia.

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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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 Washington, District of Columbia

Washington, District of Columbia

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Growing Arroyo Lupine in Washington right now

Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Washington, District of Columbia

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

November 28th, 2022

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

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

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Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Washington, District of Columbia

Sunlight will decrease by 29.8% ☀️

November 26th, 2022

Washington is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Washington is expected to decrease by 29.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.6 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Washington, District of Columbia

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

November 26th, 2022

This month, Washington is getting an average of 9.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of d…

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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 Washington, District of Columbia ⛅.

Arroyo Lupine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

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.

When to repot Arroyo Lupine

Nutrient needs for plant Arroyo Lupine in Washington, District of Columbia

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

November 28th, 2022

The growing potential in Washington is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best …

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Care Summary for Arroyo Lupine

Arroyo Lupine

Arroyo Lupine


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Washington, District of Columbia, 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
@Jasmine03
leaf-1 1 Plants
xp 26 XP
globe Las Vegas, NV
06/30/2021

They are so cute but hard to take care of !

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@Aalexaperezz
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 12 XP
globe Miami, FL
04/25/2021

it’s very pretty and has really bright greens

Survivor Survivor
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Shannonelliott avatar
@Shannonelliott
leaf-1 33 Plants
xp 1,129 XP
globe Austin, TX
04/09/2021

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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