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Baptisia nuttalliana coll. #A1T-014

Buffalo Pea Indigo

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Item #: 3625

Zones: 5a to 9b, at least

Height: 15" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


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B. nuttalliana is virtually unknown outside it's native habitat in east Texas. The clumps appear as little round meatballs, 18" tall x 18" wide. In early to mid-May, they are adorned with yellow pea-like flowers appearing in the leaf axils. While this is not as showy as many other species, it is quite unique in appearance. This collection is from the Grant property in Arcadia, TX.