Lespedeza bicolor 'Summer Beauty'
Suitable Substitutions for Lespedeza bicolor 'Summer Beauty'
More About Lespedeza bicolor 'Summer Beauty'
- Profuse, violet to pink flowers
- Sweet pea-shaped flowers held on small panicles
- Seed pods persist into the winter
- Large, arching shrub
- Bloom Time: Late summer
Densely rooted, this plant was used as erosion control in the Southern U.S. and has become almost invasive there.
Shrub Bush Clover Growing and Maintenance Tips
Any pruning to maintain size and shape on this woody perennial should be done in the winter or early spring to ensure next season's flowering. Fast growing, it will reach 125 cm in time for late, summer flowering.
Lespedeza bicolor 'Summer Beauty' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils