Alphabetical Plant Listing

Lupinus 'Gallery Yellow' (Lupine)

Lupine 'Gallery Yellow', Lupin 'Gallery Yellow', Gallerie Series


A beautiful dwarf Lupine, Lupinus 'Gallery Yellow' (Lupine) is a popular selection featuring brilliant, erect spikes of densely packed, sweetly scented, bright yellow flowers in late spring - early summer. Rising on sturdy stems above bushy clumps of palmate, bright green leaves, the flowers open up from the bottom over several weeks, hence providing a long blooming period. 'Gallery Yellow' can produce up to 10-12 flower spikes on each plant. Hummingbirds and butterflies are endlessly attracted to them - as are most onlookers! 

  • 'Gallery Yellow' is a lovely member of the famous ‘Gallery Series’ hybrids developed from the species Lupinus polyphyllus, a North American native.
  • Vigorously grows up to 15-18 in. tall (37-45 cm) and 12-14 in. wide (30-35 cm). Lupines are short-lived perennial plants but they will self-sow in optimum growing conditions. 
  • Ignored by deer and rabbits and excellent for naturalizing.
  • Lupines perform best in full sun in organically richmoderately fertileevenly moist, well-drained soils. They thrive in areas with fairly cool summers and appreciate some afternoon shade in hot summer areas. Provide a sheltered location to protect your Lupines from winds and avoid staking. Apply mulch to keep the root zones cool.
  • Lupines are welcomed additions to bedsborderscottage gardens where they add color, height and structure. For best visual impact, plant your Lupines in groupsGreat in containers or as cut flowers!
  • Deadhead spent flower spikes to promote additional bloom and prevent undesired self-seeding. Provide good air circulation to avoid powdery mildew. Propagate by seed or cuttings in early spring
  • One of the most striking perennials in the late spring garden, Lupines have long been cultivated by gardeners. With their elegant line, exquisite colors and fine-textured foliage, they create accents and punctuation and look their best when massed or interplanted with geraniums, catmint, and English roses. Developed by English George Russell, these Russel Hybrids present one of the longest and most spectacular floral parades at that time.
  • All parts of the plant may cause severe discomfort if ingested.

Not sure which Lupinus - Lupines to pick?
Compare All Lupinus - Lupines

Buy Lupinus 'Gallery Yellow' (Lupine)

Requirements

Hardiness 4 – 8
Heat Zones 1 – 8
Climate Zones 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4, 5, 6, 7, 14, 15, 16, 17, A1, A2, A3
Plant Type Perennials
Plant Family Lupinus - Lupines
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early)
Height 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spacing 12" – 15" (30cm – 37cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Attracts Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers
Garden Styles City and Courtyard, Coastal Garden, Informal and Cottage

Buy Plants

Great Plant Combination Ideas with Lupinus - Lupines


While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.


Requirements

Hardiness 4 – 8
Heat Zones 1 – 8
Climate Zones 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4, 5, 6, 7, 14, 15, 16, 17, A1, A2, A3
Plant Type Perennials
Plant Family Lupinus - Lupines
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early)
Height 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spacing 12" – 15" (30cm – 37cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Characteristics Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Showy
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Attracts Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers
Garden Styles City and Courtyard, Coastal Garden, Informal and Cottage

Great Plant Combination Ideas with Lupinus - Lupines

Plant Calculator

How many Lupinus 'Gallery Yellow' (Lupine) do I need for my garden?

%
ft
ft

Your Shopping List

Plant Quantity
Lupinus 'Gallery Yellow' (Lupine)

Find your Hardiness Zone

Find your Climate Zone

Find your Heat Zone

Join Gardenia.net

Create a membership account to save your garden designs and to view them on any device.

Becoming a contributing member of Gardenia is easy and can be done in just a few minutes. If you provide us with your name, email address and the payment of a modest $25 annual membership fee, you will become a full member, enabling you to design and save up to 25 of your garden design ideas.

Join now and start creating your dream garden!

Create a New Collection

Optional. For your reference.


Move Selected Plants to a Different Collection


Delete Collection

This field is required.