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Dalea frutescens

Family: Leguminosae

Common name: INDIGO BUSH

Native to: Southwest United States

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 2.75 feet

Max width: 3 feet

Flower

secondary color present, violet, white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in summer

Soil types: well drained, wide range

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: 0 to +40 °F

Water: dry, moderate