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Dalea purpurea, Purple Prairie Clover Seed Balls

  • 1950


Attract bees, butterflies, and birds to your backyard with Purple Prairie Clover (Dalea purpurea). Up to 30" this plant sports 4" spikes with bright purple rings of flowers that native pollinators adore! Purple Prairie Clover associates with microbes in the soil to fix nitrogen. This helps enrich the soil. An important member of the Central Prairie plant communities. A vivid US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens.

Pair Purple Prairie Clover with White Prairie Clover and Plains Coreopsis for a real spectacle!

Plant outdoors Spring or Fall. Seeds will germinate when conditions are optimal. In good conditions, flowers appear the first year.

DETAILED INFORMATION
• A perennial
• Native to Central US
• full sun and sand to clay
• Moderate Water Requirement
• Sow Spring or Fall, 12-24 inches apart
• Zone 3-9

Purple Prairie Clover is native to the following states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

ABOUT SEED BALLS
Seed balls (seed bombs) are 1/2-inch balls of dried soil and seeds. Essentially, they are pre-planted seeds. They are great for no-till gardening and beautifying neglected landscapes. Sow by pressing the seed ball halfway into the surrounding soil. Plant in habitats in need of biodiversity. Non-GMO. Pesticide free.

A seed ball protects seeds from erosion, foraging, and harsh conditions. This protective property often results in higher but slower germination rates. Please be patient with your seed balls. Placed in the appropriate soil and climate, they will grow.

OUR PROMISE
Grow seed balls risk free. If you are not satisfied, we will refund or replace the products that disappointed you. Why? Because we want to grow a greener, more biodiverse planet, and we want you to plant more native wildflowers and tasty vegetables. Warranty excludes custom orders and discounted overstock.

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