Clusters of indigo-blue, pea-like flowers in spikes followed by black pods. Foliage is blue-green and growth habit is shrub-like. A very long-lived perennial.Part of our Pollinator Buffet plant tag series. The brown-belted bumblebee is a common bee that is attracted to the pollen and nectar of a wide variety of plants.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
Blue False Indigo
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