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Baptisia (false indigo)

Baptisia plants (false indigo) from Hallson Gardens: We ship Baptisia while dormant in the spring from April to mid-May, again in the fall as availability permits, plus we sell them at the nursery in the summer. They are 2 to 3 year old field grown plants shipped bare root.

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Baptisia

Pronunciation: bap-TISS-ee-uh or bap-TEEZ-ee-uh Common Name: false indigo
Bloom Time: Early summer Light: Full sun to part sun
Soil: Any average to rich, well-drained Moisture: Average, drought tolerant
Zones: (3) 4 - 8 Baptisia Planting Instructions

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Baptisia australis

Baptisia australis is a large, shrub-like perennial with purplish-blue flowers in early summer on 2' tall spikes over bushy mounds of soft, blue-green foliage. Each clump grows about 3' tall by 3' wide and makes a nice background plant in the sunny garden.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • 2 - 3 eye plants shipped bare root
  • $8.75
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    Baptisia 'Blue Towers'

    Baptisia 'Blue Towers' forms a tall, 4 1/2' vase-shape clump with 20" flower stalks that carry large periwinkle to lavender blue flowers in early summer. This upright form allows space to plant around it and the height makes for a great background plant. (PP#27088)


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    Baptisia 'Brownie Points'

    Baptisia 'Brownie Points' has unusual caramel-brown flowers with a yellow keel, flowering on 10" spikes in June above a bushy, rounded clump. It grows 3 to 3 1/2' high and wide. (PP#26624)


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    Baptisia 'Cherries Jubilee'

    Baptisia 'Cherries Jubilee' (PP#23907) has uniquely colored maroon buds that open to maroon and yellow flowers which age to a smoky orange. The flowers are held on long spikes in early summer above pea-like foliage, forming a 3' high and wide clump.


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    Baptisia 'Dutch Chocolate'

    Baptisia 'Dutch Chocolate' has uniquely colored purple flowers with a slight yellow midrib that take on a chocolate colored appearance, flowering in early summer on long spikes over a mound of blue-green foliage that grows 3' high and 2 to 3' wide (PP#23872) .


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    Baptisia 'Grape Taffy'

    Baptisia 'Grape Taffy' is one of the most compact Baptisia introduced. It has reddish-purple flowers with a buff yellow keel and grows 2 1/2' tall and about 3' wide (PP#26587).


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    Baptisia 'Indigo Spires'

    Baptisia 'Indigo Spires' forms a fully rounded, 3 1/2 to 4' clump of blue-green foliage and in early summer it has 12 to 15" spikes of deep violet purple flowers with a yellow midrib, all around the clump. (PP#26750)


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    Baptisia 'Lemon Meringue'

    Baptisia 'Lemon Meringue' is a wonderful, vigorous selection with brightly colored lemon yellow flowers in early summer on long spikes over a mound of blue-green foliage that grows 3' high and 3' wide. (PP#24280)


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    Baptisia 'Midnight Prairieblues'

    Baptisia 'Midnight Prairieblues' is a newer hybrid Baptisia with an upright habit and deep violet-blue flowers on long, 24" stems, and it has a long bloom time compared to other baptisia. It is slow growing but will form a large 4 to 5' clump. (PP#20432)


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    Baptisia 'Pink Truffles'

    Baptisia 'Pink Truffles' brings a new color to false indigos with clear, soft lavender-pink flowers with a yellow keel. It is also a relatively compact selection, growing 2 1/2 to 3' tall and 3' wide. (PP#26588)


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    Baptisia 'Solar Flare'

    Baptisia 'Solar Flare' Prairieblues™ is a large hybrid Baptisia with lemon yellow flowers that develop a rusty orange blush, blooming in early summer on 2' long spikes over a mound of blue-green foliage. Overall the clumps can grow up to 4' tall and wide. (PP#20408)


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    Baptisia 'Twilite Prairieblues'

    Baptisia 'Twilite Prairieblues' is a hybrid Baptisia with smoky purple flowers with a yellow midrib, blooming in early summer on 2' long spikes over a huge mound of blue-green foliage. This is a very large Baptisia creating a 4' tall and 5' wide clump. (PP#19011)


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    Baptisia 'Vanilla Cream'

    Baptisia 'Vanilla Cream' is a shorter false indigo with bronzy foliage as it emerges in the spring and in early summer it carries an abundance of 10" creamy yellow flowers on many stems. It grows about 2' tall and 3' wide. (PP#25663)


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