Purple Prairie Clover | Dalea purpurea
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Each packet of Purple Prairie Clover contains 120 seeds.Seed $2.50 Sold Out
Plant Species Synonym Names
Scientific: Petalostemon purpureus
Bean - Fabaceae
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Grows best in dry soil with no tall competition. Each plant gets a multitude of flowers. Has interesting foliage too.
Growth Habit:Herb: broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant; wildflowers and forbs
Grass: grass-like plants; graminoids
Tree: woody with usually a single trunk, tall
Shrub: woody multi-stemmed plants, low growing
Vine: a woody or herbaceous plant that climbs or sprawls
Life Span:Annual: herbaceous; lives only one year
Biennial: herbaceous; lives two years, flowering the second
Perennial: herbaceous; lives three or more years
Woody: woody; stems that grow more than a year
Mature Height: 1.5'
Mature Width: 2.0'
Flower Color: Violet
Water Requirement:Wet: Soil is soggy or marshy
Moist: Soil tends to stay moist and rarely dries out
Medium: Average soil moisture, little or now slope
Drained: Soil is well drained, never soggy; medium slope
Dry: Soil is dry, often typical of rocky soil; steep slope
Drained to Dry
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