Pea shaped, indigo blue flowers turning into a deep black seed pod in the fall. Height 3-4′.
Baptisia attracts bees and butterflies. Plants are long lived when established. Prefers dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerant when established. Tolerates poor soils. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Perennial Plant of the Year 2010.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-8
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Bloom Time(s): May-June