Leadplant - (Amorpha canescens)

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Leadplant, scientifically known as Amorpha canescens, a captivating perennial that will add a touch of grace and beauty to your garden. Also With its unique silvery-gray foliage and spikes of purple flowers, this plant exudes a sense of elegance and charm. So Growing up to 2 to 4 feet tall, it forms a lovely display of blooms, creating a stunning visual spectacle.

Leadplant is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees, butterflies, and other beneficial insects with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it provides food and habitat for various wildlife, making it valuable in supporting biodiversity. Ideal for prairie gardens, native plant landscapes, and sunny borders, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.

Embrace the allure of Leadplant and create a pollinator-friendly haven in your garden while celebrating the subtle beauty of this native perennial.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Amorpha canescens
  • Height: 24-48 inches
  • Life Cycle: Shrub
  • Color: Purple
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Light Requirements: Sun/Part Shade
  • Hardiness Zones: 3-8
  • Colorado Native Plant
  • Native Habitat:  prairies, grasslands, and dry, sandy soils.

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Leadplant (Amorpha canescens) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Leadplant (Amorpha canescens), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!