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White Prairie Clover (Petalostemum candidum (Dalea candida)) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

White Prairie Clover
Petalostemum candidum (Dalea candida)

White Prairie Clover
White Prairie Clover

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
1 - 2 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Missouri
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
May - July
 

Features

Numerous, small white flowers arranged in short, dense spikes.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils. Tolerant of drought.

Notes

Found in prairies. May be difficult to move, due to a taproot.