Purple Prairie Clover (Dalea Purpurea)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $5.00

Lots of cone like heads of purple flowers dance on top of wiry stems in summer. Small dark leaves give the plant a ferny appearance. This nitrogen-fixer is an important component of Midwestern prairies.
Native Environment: Prairie, Glade, Savanna/Woodland
Zone: 3 to 8
Height: 1.00 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Bloom Time: June to August
Bloom Description: Rose/Purple
Sun: Full sun
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Naturalize
Flower: Showy

Wildlife Benefit: Food/Pollinators / Butterfly / Moth Host /Butterfly / Moth Nectar

Nature Attracting: Butterfly / Pollinators/Beneficial Insects

Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower

Tolerate: Drought