White Prairie Clover (Dalea candida)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $6.00

This member of the legume family is known for its tall, slender, showy upright clump habit, with fine textured green leaves that are larger than the purple prairie clover. The showy clusters of white flowers that appear like ‘buttons’, opening from the bottom upward. The clumps bloom from June-Sept., often a week later than the purple prairie clover. Adapts to many soil types and is drought tolerant.

Native Environment: Prairie
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9
USDA Map: DACA7
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Spread: 1 to 2 feet
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: White
Fall Color: Yellow
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Timet: May to July
Soil Moisture: Dry / Moderate / High
Nature Attracting: Birds, Butterflies, Native Bees, Special value to Bumble Bees
Tolerate: Drought