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Baptisia perfoliata coll. #A1FL-183
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Baptisia perfoliata coll. #A1FL-183

Eucalyptus Wild Indigo

Item #: 4814

Zones: 6a to 9b

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
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This Southeast native to dead, dry sand is another of the most unique but overlooked baptisias. The blue-grey rounded foliage looks just like a eucalyptus...even with the stem running through the middle of the leaves. In midsummer, the clumps are adorned with yellow pea-like flowers in the leaf axils. B. perfoliata turns brown in early fall but remains a sturdy structural plant in the garden into the winter...also great in flower arrangements. These plants were grown from our wild collected seed from Richmond County, GA.

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