Zones: 5 to 9
Size: To 20" tall and 24" wide
Very little information about this plant is available. It came to my attention as one of the parents in the hybrid Baptisia hybrid which I saw at the JC Raulston Arboretum. Late to emerge from dormancy. Short spikes of yellow flowers in summer. (Plant Delights)
Published in Amer. J. Sci. Arts 25: 74 in 1834.
Native to Florida. Species considered threatened.
- Baptisia alba (L.) Vent.
- Baptisia arachnifera W.H.Duncan
- Baptisia australis (L.) R.Br.
- Baptisia x 'Carolina Moonlight'
- Baptisia perfoliata (L.) R.Br.
- Baptisia x 'Purple Smoke'
- Baptisia sphaerocarpa Nutt.
- Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R.Br.
Listed at Plant Delights.