Scientific Name: Baptisia sphaerocarpa
Common Names: Yellow Wild Indigo, Bush pea
Lupine-like bright yellow flowers bloom in spring on stems. Flowers give way to inflated spherical seed pods (to 3/4” diameter) that turn tan to brown when ripe.
Leaves are trifoliate around 1 inch long.
Bloom Color(s): yellow
Bloom Height: to 1/2 in.
Plant Width: to 3 ft.
Plant Height: to 4 ft.
Bloom Period: April to June
Plant Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
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