Twilite Prairieblues™ False Indigo

Baptisia x variicolor 'Twilite' PP #19,011

SKU
40108
Tall spikes of violet-purple to deep burgundy, pea-like flowers are highlighted by a lemon-yellow keel. Flowers add striking color against dense, blue green foliage. Excellent for massing or at the back of the border. Attractive seed pods in early summer follow the flowers. Great cut flower.
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Botanical Pronunciationbap-TIS-ee-uh var-ee-KOH-lohr
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower, 3 to 4 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Early Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleRustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Water Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureNorth American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsRegular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system; requires less once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune old flower heads to encourage more blossoms.

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