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Baptisia bracteata

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Common Name:  Cream Wild Indigo, Longbract Wild Indigo

Full to part sun, medium to dry moisture level; loamy, sandy or clayish soil; acidic pH.  2-2.5 ft. height, blooms late spring to early summer, creamy white flowers.

Germination Code: C(10), H, I

Native Region: Only in Stewart County

Designated a “Special Concern” plant in Tennessee. Long-lasting legume that should be left undisturbed. Showy flowers.  Attracts butterflies.