Illinois Bundleflower – Desmanthus illinoensis
$12.00 – $100.00 bag
The self-pollinating, Illinois Bundleflower, is a herbaceous perennial forb. This native prairie legume is ideal for wildlife food and cover as its nutritious and fits many soil types. Illinois Bundleflower stands range from 2’-4’ when mature. The flowers are rounded with a number of white seed pods shooting from the flower heads.
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Common Name: Illinois Bundleflower
Scientific Name: Desmanthus illinoensis
Light Requirements: Full
Bloom Period: July – August
Bloom Color: White
Mature Height: 5′
Soil Moisture: Medium to Dry
Seeding Rate: 15-20 lbs/acre
Planting Instructions: Site preparation is vital for allowing your seed to make clean contact with the soil, allowing for successful and uniform germination. Start with a clean, firm, weed-free seedbed to allow for uniform seed placement and an increased chance for faster establishment.