Dalea candida Michx.
Perennial with multiple slender stems and densely flowered spikes. Blooming begins at the base creating a ring of tiny white flowers on the greenish-grey seedhead. Seedheads remain for winter interest. A member of the pea family.
278,000 seeds/pound; starts from seed; container.
Fields, roadsides, waste places and rocky hills.
A nutritious forb for both livestock and wildlife.
Attracts bees and butterflies.
North American aboriginals chewed on the sweet tasting roots.