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Amorpha fruticosa (River Locust) whole plant - summer
Amorpha fruticosa (River Locust) fruitAmorpha fruticosa (River Locust) seed

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: A multi-stemmed shrub species; 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

Tolerances:

Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 77,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 5.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy

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Price: $70.40/lb

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