Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Growth Rate in the Garden
Medium
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Nature Attraction
Songbirds
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Bloom Color
Yellow
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
Long Blooming
Easy to Grow
Water Requirements
Prefers well-drained soil
Riverbend Nursery (AKW)

Baptisia 'Lemon Meringue'

False Indigo

Excellent upright, vase-shaped mound of attractive blue-green foliage topped with long charcoal stems with lemon yellow flowers in late spring to early summer. Requires little maintainence and very easy to grow.

Height:

30-36 In

Spacing:

30-36"

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Bloom Time:

Late Spring-Early Summer

Bloom Color:

Lemon Yellow

Baptisia (bap-tiz'-i-ah)

Family: Fabaceae · Common Name: False Indigo

Beautiful spires of pealike flowers in shades of blue and white appear in May to June, followed by attractive seedpods. An outstanding foliage plant. Requires a season or two to establish, but very long-lived.

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