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

Baptisia perfoliata coll. #A1FL-183

Eucalyptus Wild Indigo

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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) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.



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.