Dalea candida

Common name: White Prairie Clover

Native plant

White prairie clover has numerous, small white flowers arranged in short, dense spikes. It prefers full sun and dry to moist, well drained soils. This dainty plant grows between 1-3’ tall and blooms June-Sept. White prairie clover is a host plant for Dogface Butterflies.  Plant native White Prairie Clover in the butterfly garden or prairie meadow with other native wildflowers.  

(Synonym: Petalostemum candidum.)


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

Plant Details

Plant type


Soil type

Dry, Dry Mesic

Light exposure

Full Sun, Partial Sun

Bloom period


General information

Mature height
1 Feet
Mature width
1 Feet
Max height
3 Feet
Max width
2 Feet
Growth rate
Flower color
Fall color

Additional information

Butterfly host plant Pollinator hot spot

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