Irish wildflowers

Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus
Photos: Co. Wexford

Tree Lupin
Lupinus arboreus
Lúipín crua
Family: Fabaceae

Flowering June - September. Shrub. Introduced, garden escape.

Long, terminal racemes of yellow or occasionally whitish flowers. Flattened, downy seedpods. Palmate leaves with 7-11 leaflets. Erect, bushy growth, height to 3m.

Occasional on roadsides and sandy ground near SE Irish coast


Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus       Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus


Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus


Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus
Tree Lupin, Lupinus arboreus. June 2010

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