The plant world is wide and vast and I just when I think I know a little about a lot I find something I know absolutely nothing about at all. Like this morning…I discovered online the Lespedeza thunbergii – never heard of it before — not sure I have seen it either.
image from cambridge2000.com
I am trying to find one locally and if I can’t, then I’m going to order one from Plant Delights.
It blooms late in the summer and some people describe it’s flowers like a fall wisteria. I love the weeping cascade of flowers and given that it doesn’t need a lot of water or great soil, I am sure it will find a happy place in my garden.
image from plants places
Have you grown is plant in zone 5 or 6? I am curious about your experiences….I would love to include this in some of my planting plans….and want to make sure it is a winner before spending my clients money.