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Baptisia Austalis

Blue False Indigo
Scientific NameBaptisia Austalis
Common NameBlue False Indigo
FamilyFabaceae (Legumes)
HabitShrub
Growth FormClump-Forming
Mature Size3-4’ High, 3-4’ Wide
FlowersSpring to Summer, Light Blue to Deep Violet
HardinessZones 3-9
Sun RequirementsFull Sun to Part Shade
Water RequirementsDry to Medium
Soil RequirementsClay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow- Rocky Soil
Other InfoNative to Central & Eastern North America
Attracts Butterflies
Additional PhotosBlue False Indigo