Desert False Indigo, False Indigo, Bastard Indigobush Amorpha fruticosa - Amorpha arizonica , Amorpha emarginata , Amorpha humilis , Amorpha pendula

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Amorpha fruticosa

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Amorpha

Species:

fruticosa

Common Name:

Desert False Indigo, False Indigo, Bastard Indigobush

Seeds Per Pound:
50,885
Quantity:
24.43 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
50
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
6-10 feet
Collection Locale:
Ukraine
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5
In Stock: 24.43 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$2.95
10 g
$7.50
1 oz
$9.95
1 lb
$24.50
1 kg
$48.00
10 lb
$215.60
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours, repeat process on seed that did not imbibe.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, lightly mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to scarification.
In a Nutshell:
* Plants have an extensive root system and are also fairly wind tolerant, they can be planted as a windbreak and also to prevent soil erosion. more...
* It is found throughout eastern Canada, northern Mexico, and most of the continental United States.
* A. fruticosa grows as a glandular, thornless shrub which can reach 5 or 6 meters in height and spread to twice that in width. more...
* Dark purple or purplish blue flowers in spikes, fast, coarse growth, good for dry, poor soil.