Desmodium canadense (Showy Tick Trefoil)

Landscape size: 5 feet

Bloom Color: Purple

Bloom Time: July – August

Growing Conditions

  • Light Requirement: Full sun, part sun
  • Soil Moisture: Medium wet, medium, medium dry
    • Soil Description: Moist soil, indifferent to soil acidity
  • Host to Silver-spotted Skipper Butterfly
  • Nectar source for many types of bees