Amorpha fruticosa (Indigo Bush)
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Amorpha fruticosa (NGN)

Indigo Bush

Loose, airy shrub which can forms dense thickets. Majority of the pinnately compound fine-textured foliage is on the upper third of the plant. Flowers small, purple to dark blue with orange stamens extending beyond the single petal, in narrow spikelike clusters at or near the ends of the branchlets.
Height: 6-8 ft
Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Fragrant Flower
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
Mesic Prairie
Woodland
Flower Color
Purple
Flower Hue
Dark
Flower Height
6' to 8'
Flower Type
Spike
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Fine
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
3" to 6"
Growth Rate
Average