Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Lupinus species unidentified, German variety

Unidentified Lupin, no description.


Horticultural & Botanical History

Probably improved varieties but unidentified.



History at Camden Park

Seed order to Hurst and McMullen, Seedsmen and Florists of London, on 8th April 1846.  [MP A2933-1, p.132]. 




Published Oct 03, 2009 - 04:32 PM | Last updated Aug 17, 2011 - 03:47 PM

Family Fabaceae
Region of origin

Probably garden origin, Germany

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Lupinus German, mixed 



Confidence level low