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Baptisia x variicolor ‘Twilite’

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Summary

Baptisia ‘Twilite’ is a gigantic cultivar. While its habit and floral display were among the highest rated in our trial, the plants are just too large to recommend for the average home landscape. Smaller selections like ‘Dutch Chocolate’ are as beautiful, but take up only a fraction of the space required by ‘Twilite’.


Details

  • Rating
    4.6 
  • Common Name
    Twilite false indigo  
  • Bloom Period
    2.5 weeks 
  • Peak Bloom
    late May 
  • Size
    63” x 100” (H x W) 
  • Inflorescence Length
    19" 
  • # of Inflorescences
    280 
  • Size at Flowering
    55” x 68” x 58” (H x W x Flowering Hgt.) 
  • Stem Color
    Green