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Psoralea pinnata, Blue butterfly-bush, Blue Pea

Psoralea pinnata

Blue butterfly-bush, Blue Pea
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Origin: Southern Africa
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsInvasiveSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeFlood tolerant

Blue butterfly-bush is an erect shrub or small tree with willowy branches. The leaves are needle-like and the scented lilac-blue pea flowers occur sporadically throughout the year but mainly in summer.





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Psoralea pinnata - seeds

Blue butterfly-bush. An erect shrub from South Africa with willowy branches. The leaves are needle-like and the scented lilac-blue pea flowers occur sporadically throughout the year.
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