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Indigofera

Indigofera (Indigo)

Indigofera plants are generally not picky about soil type. The indigofera species we offer produce butterfly-attracting blooms over a long period of time in summer.

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Indigofera is a pea-family genus found from Asia through South Africa. Indigofera plants are pink/white flowered perennials and subshrubs that range from dwarfs to small trees. Because of their long-flowering habit and easy-to-grow nature, indigofera have become garden favorites.

Indigofera is a large genus of plants that belongs to the huge plant family Fabaceae. Certain species (Indigofera tinctoria and Indigofera suffruticosa) are used by tropical farmers to produce the dark blue dye called indigo.

Indigofera plants are generally not picky about soil type. The species vary in their tolerance for heat and cold, but the indigofera species we offer produce butterfly-attracting blooms over a long period of time in summer. When you're ready to buy indigofera for your perennial garden, we hope you'll check out our online list of indigofera for sale.