baptisia australis

Baptisia or False Indigo has short spikes of indigo-blue flowers with blue-green foliage. It makes for a great border perennial in your pollinator garden, or as an attractive cut flower.

Exposure: Full to Part Sun

Size: 3-4 ft, Height and Width

Bloom Time: May to June

Fun Facts:

– Greek name comes from Greek word bapto meaning to dye.

– Native to eastern and southern United States.

– Native Americans used the plant as a dye for blue coloring.