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Indigofera pseudotinctoria

Indigofera pseudotinctoria - Chinese Indigo

More About Indigofera pseudotinctoria

  • Small, upright spikes of bright pink flowers branch sporadically off the main stem
  • Pea-like flowers always face upward
  • Small, compound, oblong leaves are medium-green
  • Shrub-like habit
  • Bloom Time: June to September

Zone:

5

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

150-200 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Chinese Indigo Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to dry, well-drained soil in full sun. In the fall, trim back plant to maintain shape and allow stems to mature. After the new shoots emerge in the spring, its dead stems can be removed. 


Indigofera pseudotinctoria Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer
Fall

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green