Ladies and genteman, your 2010 Perennial of the Year! Â Baptisia, or false indigo, is a perennial of the pea family, which explains the shape of its abundant indigo blue pea-shaped flowers in summer. Â This plant can grow to nearly five feet in height and almost as wide so make sure to give it a lot of room. Â Native to both Wisconsin and Iowa, Baptisia is very hardy here in Minnesota and quickly becoming on of the most popular perennials.
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