Amorpha canescens

Lead Plant

  • Shrubby perennial with attractive flowers
  • Good for naturalizing
  • Nitrogen-fixer
  • Height: 12-36 Inches
  • Spread: 12-36 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 2-8
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-1 RPM 654 500 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3 RPM 38 651 Sign In for Ordering

Interesting Notes:

Because of its long, stringy roots, it is sometimes called Prairie Shoestring.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Attributes
Naturalizing
Drought Tolerant
Sun-loving
Fragrant
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Mass Planting
Midwest Native
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Perennial
Program
Grow Native!
Lead Plant Amorpha canescens from Forrest Keeling
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