Baptisia alba

Common name: White Wild Indigo

Native plant

Almost shrub-like, this plant has multiple horizontal stems that end in long racemes of large white flowers that can extend nearly 2' in length.  Flowers are replaced by oblong, nearly black seed pods that offer their own ornamental characteristics to landscape.  This plant is deer resistant and shade tolerant.  

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Pricing

Pricing information for
Per unit for pint growing method $4
Flats $45

Plant Details

Plant type

Forb

Soil type

Dry Mesic, Mesic

Light exposure

Full Sun, Partial Sun

Bloom period

Summer

Growth form

Multi-stemmed

General information

Mature height
3 Feet
Mature width
2 Feet
Max height
4 Feet
Max width
4 Feet
Growth rate
Moderate
Flower color
White
Fall color
Yellow

Additional information

Butterfly host plant Nitrogen fixer

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