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False Indigo

Baptisia Australis

The False Indigo can really be a showstopper in any perennial garden. The tall, lupine shaped flowers are a beautiful indigo blue that are also popular in cut flower arrangements.

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False Indigo Plants for Sale Online

The False Indigo or Baptisia Australis has lupine shaped flowers standout in any garden and are commonly used as a showstopper in cut flower arrangements. Probably the most familiar and wide-ranging of Baptisias, Blue Wild Indigo can provide an early deep blue flare in spring in native plantings where its bushy structure complements summer bloomers.


Growzone: 3-9 False Indigo Hardiness Zones 3-9
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Mature Height: Up to 4 feet
Mature Width: 3 to 4 feet
Classification: Perennial
Sunlight: Full Sun to Part Shade
Habit: Upright, clump forming
Flower Color: Indigo
Flowering Season: May through June
Foliage: Green
Soil Condition: Prefers average, dry to medium, well-drained soil
Water Requirements: Water well until established. Drought Tolerant after established
Uses: Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting. Attracts pollinators and hummingbirds

How to Care for False Indigo

Be sure to read our planting instrcutions to ensure a healthy and happy plant for years to come!


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