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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Chicagoland Grows
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Yellow
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Southern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Sun in Northern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Cut Flowers
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Baptisia is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

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TWILITE PRAIRIEBLUES® FALSE INDIGO

Baptisia x 'Twilite Prairieblues'
PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Twilite Prairieblues® False Indigo online. Twilite Prairieblues is the first introduction from the Baptisia breeding program conducted by Dr. Jim Ault at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois. The australis x sphaerocarpa cross has brought us a very strong and production friendly plant with excellent hybrid vigor. By the third year these plants produce almost 100 flower spikes of unique deep violet-purple flowers highlighted by a lemon-yellow keel. Held above the handsome foliage, the inflorescences can be up to 32 inches long!

Mature Height:

24-30 Inches

Mature Spread:

24-30 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Fabaceae · Common Name: Wild Indigo / False Indigo

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase TWILITE PRAIRIEBLUES® FALSE INDIGO Online

Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 10543

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(-2 units available now)
(32 units arriving on 6/1/18) (?)
Arrival Only Guarantee Standard Package Grown in Root Pouch®.



$15.00

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