White Wild Indigo (Baptisia alba)

White Wild Indigo (Baptisia alba)

Tall and bushy with early summer blooms. Strong stems remain standing even during winter, giving it a royal stature throughout the year.


Sun:    Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture:    Medium, Dry
Height:    4 feet
Blooms:    June, July
Color:    White
Spacing:    3-4′
Zones:    3-9
Benefits:    Pollinators, Birds

Design Tips

Because White Wild Indigo is tall and top-heavy, plant it individually throughout the garden with grasses or sedges underneath.

Companion Plants

Pale Purple Coneflower
Prairie Dropseed
Butterfly Milkweed
Prairie Coreopsis