Twilite Prairieblues™ False Indigo
Baptisia x variicolor 'Twilite' PP #19,011
Full sun, Partial sun
Regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||bap-TIS-ee-uh var-ee-KOH-lohr|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower, 3 to 4 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Early Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Water Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Weed (Asclepias); Bee Balm (Monarda); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8