Dalea purpurea

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This clover is native to Missouri and has showy cylindrical cones covered with tiny magenta flowers. Great for meadows, rock gardens and naturalized areas, Purple Prairie Clover is an important food source for birds. Purple flowers appear between June and August.

Photo courtesy of Missouri Botanical Garden Plant Finder.

Native to the United States.

Botanical Name
Dalea purpurea
Common Name
Purple Prairie Clover
Bloom
Summer
Color
Purple/Lavender/Violet
Family
Fabaceae
Height
24-30"
Hardy to Zone
3
Light
Sun
Spacing
12-18"


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