Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


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    Goldfinch Baptisia (Baptisia sphaerocarpa 'Goldfinch')
    Legume Family
    Blooms:Yellow, 3-4 weeks, Apr-May
    Leaves: Blue-green,pea-like leaves turn black in winter
    Height: 3-4'
    Space: 2-3
    Soil: Average, very drought tolerant
    Exposure: Full sun
    Fauna: Butterflies, bees
    Seeds: Large, inflated seed pods are brown and attractive through the winter

    Deer Resistance: High

    Zone: 4-9
    Native Status: Southern Midwest native
     Unknown, asexually propagated