B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
YELLOW and ROSE-PINK, short spikes
(alt. 625 m.)
palmately divided, branching plant
|Height, in meters: 0.45
Height, in feet: 1.48
|Lupinus stiversii sales history
Common names for Lupinus stiversii:
|Harlequin Lupin, Harlequin Lupine,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|76||: Californian Native Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Lupinus stiversii seeds will usually germinate in 15-60 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak or chip the seeds.