Yellow lupin

Yellow lupin - Lupinus luteus - Gele lupine - Gelbe Lupine - Lupin jaune
Sowing rate
210 kg/ha
Season
Late spring
Sowing depth
2-5 cm
Row distance
Like cereals
Fertilizer
Annual plant
Note
Annual plant

Yellow lupin can be used as green manure crop on sandy soils. The crop has little requirements, therefor it can be grown on marginal fields. Specifically, soils with a fairly low pH are tolerated. It does not suffer from wildlife damage of its bitter taste. It does not tolerate frost.