Baptisia Decadence 'Pink Truffles' has large, mauve-pink flower spires with pale yellow keels adaptable to many garden situations.
Baptisia Decadence 'Dark Chocolate' has large, deepest purple, almost black, flower spires with golden yellow keels to 3-4 feet tall. Baptisia are long-lived, will thrive with little maintenance and adapt to soils that range from dry to marginal, but dislike being moved once established. Potential design options include meadow plantings, as a backdrop in borders, or as a specimen. Choose a place well and they will grow into vase-shaped anchor plant that even helps feed your garden.
Common Name: False Indigo
Family: Fabaceae (The Legume Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rich woods and alluvial thickets, often on river banks.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America