Tephrosia virginiana

Goat's Rue

Goat's Rue is a beautiful native plant that flowers from May to August and prefers rocky open woods, glades and prairies. Found in the Eastern portion of the United States, this plant has large roots that fix nitrogen. Plants have pink and white, or pink and pale yellow, flowers bunched at the top. They cannot grow in shade and prefer sandy soils.

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14626 S3-1 RPM 142 0

More about Tephrosia virginiana :

Goat's Rue is nutritious and palatable to livestock. It disappears in grazed areas but increases rapidly on summer-rested rangeland. Bobwhite quail and wild turkey consume the seeds.

Goat's Rue Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

12-36 Inches

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Spread:

12-36 Inches

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Sun-loving
Habit
Perennial