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Amorpha fruticosa
River Locust

Provides food and cover for wildlife and food for bees.

General Product Information:

Item Number: AMOFRU01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:

Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: Multi-stemmed; seeds mature in the fall and winter.
Habitat: Alluvial soils along streams, rivers, other moist areas.
Bloom Period: May to June
Flower Color: Purple
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 16.3 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 24 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.5

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Midwest: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 77,000
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $76.80/lb

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