Featured plant/design

Featured plant or design for the season

BAPTISIA australis


BAPTISIA australis




BAPTISIA australis

Spikes of blue, pea-like flowers. This sturdy, beautiful native was America’s first subsidized crop, prized for the blue dye made from its flowers. Perennial Plant of the Year for 2010.


Flower Color: Blue Bloom Time: Summer Height: 40" Exposure: Part Shade,Sun USDA Hardiness Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9 AHS Heat Zones: 9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2