Partridge Pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata)

  • annual
  • beautiful foliage with bright-yellow blooms
  • attracts native bees
  • full sun
  • average to dry soil moisture
  • can reach upto 2 feet tall
  • spectacular when grown en masse
  • blooms June through September
  • zones 4 - 9
  • spaces 12" to 18" apart
  • host plant for the Little Sulfur, Sleepy Orange and Cloudless Sulfur butterflies!!
  • NATIVE STATE LISTING for Chamaecrista fasciculata

    AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV


PEACE LILY greenhouse & nursery

"Gardening with a humanitarian purpose."

Please visit the group Pollinator Friendly Yards on Facebook.  Leslie Nelson Inman was my initial inspiration.  Hopefully, she will be yours.