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Typical inventory plug Ornamental, good choice for conservation, and drought tolerant.

Typical inventory plug
Ornamental, good choice for conservation, and drought tolerant. USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 5 October 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Baptisia sphaerocarpa

Yellow wild indigo

Baptisia sphaerocarpa offers blue-green foliage with yellow, pea-like blossoms and rounded seedpods. Does best in dry to moist soils in full sun. Drought tolerant and attractive to butterflies.

No Advanced Orders (NAO)


Height:

3 ft

Spread:

2-3 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Bloom Color:

Yellow

Baptisia sphaerocarpa Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun

Attracts Wildlife

  • Butterflies

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Dry to Moist

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant

Flowering Months

  • June

Foliage Color

  • Blue-Green

Interesting Notes:

For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=BASP