• Tephrosia purpurea
    Wild Indigo

    This flowering plant is a member of the pea family, blooming lovely pink flowers among solitary green leaflets. The perennial herb grows to about 1.5 meters (5 feet) and has a slightly woody appearance. An excellent ornamental!

    Treat as a tropical that cannot tolerate frost.

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    Fun Facts:
    1. Native to India and other Old World tropical regions
    2. Hardy outdoors in zones 9+
    3. Known in Hawaii as Auhuhu
    4. Thrives in poor soil

    Tephrosia purpurea Wild Indigo Seeds

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