This smoky-purple Baptisia makes a strong statement in a perennial bed, hedge or as a speciman planting.
Baptisia might just be the perfect Midwest plant! Here's why: http://www.midwestliving.com/blog/life/the-one-native-perennial-everyone-should-plant/ #gardening #garden
Garden Ideas & Garden Design
Baptisia australis 'Purple Smoke' Common Name: Wild Indigo, False Indigo
A summer garden
False Indigo Type: Perennials Height: Tall 3' (Plant 3' apart) Bloom Time: Early Summer to Summer Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny Zones: 3-9 Find Your Zone Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Sandy Flower Color / Accent: Blue / Blue
Zone 7 Sun Perennials
Baptisia x 'Carolina' WILD INDIGO 'CAROLINA MOONLIGHT'
New Landscaping Possibilities
Wild indigo - Baptista Australis - easy to grow and drought resistant perennial. http://thegardeningcook.com/how-to-grow-baptista-australis/
Dwarf Wild Indigo/ATTRACTS: Skipper Butterflies.
How Does Your Garden Grow
Cream wild indigo
Desert landscaping flowers
Baptisia australis (Blue Wild Indigo); my favorite false indigo. Plants and seeds available here.
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These substantial plants are very long–lived and vigorous. Initially a bit slow to establish, Baptisias are also tough and drought tolerant, requiring little maintenance.
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