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Psoralea canescens

 
Synonym(s) Pediomelum canescens
Common name buckroot; eastern prairie turnip
Family fabaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z6-9)
Flowers cream
Size 30"
Light sun-part shade

Clumping perennial native to the southeastern US. Flowers start as blue buds, opening to creamy white.

We're just trying this plant for the first time this year; it hasn't found a permanent place in our gardens yet. (click here for a full list)

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '21/'22 exchange. Scarified with sandpaper, baggy 70F (100%G, 5-16d)
  2. Same seed as above. Scarified with sandpaper, baggy 70F (100%G, 8-17d)


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