Desmodium glabellum, 'Alcona'-MI Ecotype
Dillenius’ Ticktrefoil, ‘Alcona’-MI Ecotype
A nitrogen-fixing legume; not for use in residential settings as the seeds attach themselves to clothing; provides food for wildlife; attracts native pollinators.
General Product Information:
Item Number: DESGLA01
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Uplands & Meadows, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Habitat: Dry upland woods.
Bloom Period: July to August
Flower Color: Pink, purple
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.1% and not more than 0.5% of the total.