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Desmanthus Illinoensis

Botanical Name:

Desmanthus illinoensis

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Soil
Various soils. Does not tolerate coarse sands or dense clays.
Heat Tolerant
yes
Cold Tolerant
yes
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Plant Type

Perennial, Not climbing, Herb, Shrub

Lifespan

Perennial

Plant Height

1-3 ft.

Fruit

Brown

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Taxonomy

Order

Fabales

Family

Fabaceae

Genus

Desmanthus

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