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Baptisia minor

False Indigo

Spikes of indigo-blue, pea-like blooms on a smaller version of B. australis.  Leathery blue-green foliage. Attractive black seed pods in fall and winter. Attractive to butterflies. Deer resistant.

Prefers full sun and average to dry sites. Easily grown in low fertility soil, including clay.

SKU

Description

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Pricing

96876 4 qt. 1 - $11.49 Ea.

Height:

15-24 Inches

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Spread:

36-48 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-8

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Bloom Color:

Blue

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
April
May
Foliage Color
Blue-Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Coastal
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Interesting Notes

Root system resents disturbance once established. Good Lupine substitute for the south.

Baptisia minor (False Indigo)