Easy to grow in strong sunlight to partial light in average, dry to medium, well-drained soil. Unfertilized, relatively dry, sandy soils in full sun are suitable. It is necessary to have proper drainage. Drought tolerance. In ideal growing conditions, this plant can self-seed. Because of the rounded, clover-like flower heads and clover-like foliage, it's also known as round-headed bush fern.
||Number of Seeds
||Max Coverage Area (Square Ft.)
Scientific Name: Lespedeza Capitata
Common Name: Roundheaded Bush Clover
Plant Type: Perennials
Native Range: Mediterranean
Height: 30-46 "
Spread: 12-24 "
Zone: 4 to 8
Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Blooming Season: July, August, September
Flower Shape: Showy
Flower Color: Creamy White
Resistant: Drought, Dry Soil, Erosion, Shallow-Rocky Soil
Water Requirement: Low, Average
Soil Type: Well-Drained and Moist
Garden Uses: Naturalized and Cottage Gardens, Meadows