I have a huge number of Lupinus pilosus seeds, please feel free to contact me if you’re interested. Some brief info below and here’s a link to a previous post with additional info:
Lupinus pilosus, commonly called Blue Lupine, or in Arabic: ترمس برّي , in Hebrew: תורמוס ההרים. Fantastic plant, nitrogen fixing, drought tolerant. After blooming the plant develop giant pods full of large seeds. Germinates in early spring / late winter growing into early / mid summer when they bloom and g
Of ethnobotanical interest: In the areas around the South Tyrolean village of Altrei (Anterivo), Italy, L. pilosus was historically grown. The seeds were roasted and mixed with malt grains and infused in boiling water to produce a coffee-like but caffeine-free hot beverage, Altreier Kaffee (“Altrei coffee”). Interesting not only from a cultural and historical but also from a botanical standpoint, since 2006 a local initiative is re-establishing L. pilosus cultivation in the Altrei region to revive this culinary specialty.