Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Blue false indigo

  • Scientific name
    Baptisia australis
  • Height
    36 to 48 inches
  • Bloom period
    May to June
  • Color
    Blue
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam, loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Also called rattlebush. Native.