Texas Gardening forum: Plains Wild Indigo

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Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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Jul 14, 2010 5:53 PM CST
Plains Wild Indigo, Baptisia braceata typically found in pastures and open fields, but also found in the woods here in the Post Oak Savannah.

http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=babrl2



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Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
Charter ATP Member Birds Organic Gardener Native Plants and Wildflowers Winter Sowing Herbs
Critters Allowed Dog Lover Cat Lover Keeper of Poultry Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Composter
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Jul 14, 2010 6:11 PM CST
The leaves feel velvety to the touch. Seed pods in June.

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May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
Charter ATP Member Birds Organic Gardener Native Plants and Wildflowers Winter Sowing Herbs
Critters Allowed Dog Lover Cat Lover Keeper of Poultry Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Composter
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wildflowers
Jul 14, 2010 6:17 PM CST
close up look at the leaves.

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