Lespedeza capitata, RI Ecotype
Roundhead Lespedeza, RI Ecotype

Provides food for birds and small ground animals.

General Product Information:

Item Number: LESCAP03
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Characteristics: Multi-stemmed.
Habitat: Dry open woods, sand dunes, prairies.
Bloom Period: July to September
Flower Color: Cream
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 5.7 – 8.2
Pollinator Value: Low

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 174,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $118.80/lb

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