Baptisia Carolina Moonlight

False Indigo


Yellow flowers in spring make a beautiful sight in your garden. These are super easy to grow and are mistaken commonly for weeds as a young plant.

  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Full Sun
Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 12-30 in
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Color: Multi-Color


Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Slow Growing but will do well in areas where the soil isn't the greatest.
Cut Back after winter, leaving 4 to 6 inches, after foliage turns black



Characteristics & Attributes for False Indigo:

Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Spring
Spring
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Dry Soil
Dry Soil


Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Habit:

  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring Bloomer