Blue Wild Indigo (Baptisia australis)

Blue Wild Indigo (Baptisia australis)

Prolific deep blue flower spikes cover this bushy plant. Blooms early in the summer. It’s long-standing stems remain upright through the winter.


Sun:    Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture:    Medium-Wet, Medium
Height:    4 feet
Blooms:    May, June, July
Color:    Blue
Spacing:    2-3′
Zones:    3-9

Design Tips

Blue Wild Indigo looks amazing when planted in a group or individually scattered in a garden.

Companion Plants

Shooting Star
Lance Leaf Coreopsis
Prairie Phlox
Fox Sedge
Prairie Dropseed