Purchased this beauty a year ago and have been delighted with it's health and appearance. It survived a record cold winter and emerged this spring with strong and abundant new growth. the vivid bloom color is fabulous! It really pops in the garden! Will be looking for other similar specimens!
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 4 - 9
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
My Current Zone
FeaturesEnjoy this perennial year after year.
Vivid violet blue flowers appear atop a compact, upright clump of deep blue-green foliage in spring. Smaller size; well-suited to urban landscapes.Fall InterestDeadheading Not NecessaryDrought TolerantSalt TolerantAttracts:BeesNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:30 - 36 InchesSpacing:30 - 36 InchesSpread:30 - 36 InchesFlower Colors:BlueFlower Colors:PurpleFoliage Colors:BlueFoliage Shade:BlueHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Late SpringHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Poor SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:Cut FlowerUses:Dried FlowerUses:LandscapeUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
Compact habit, ideal for small spaces.Maintenance Notes:
This easy care perennial is an excellent choice for gardeners looking for low maintenance.Decadence® 'Sparkling Sapphires' Baptisia hybrid USPP 27,904, Can PBRAF
JillWisconsinUnited States16 weeks ago