Roundhead Lespedeza
Lespedeza capitata

Roundhead Lespedeza - 'Lespedeza capitata'

White clumpy flowers attach to stems near their ends. After blooming, flower heads will turn dark brown and remain after leaves have dropped. Leaves and stems are covered with silver hair. Leaves have been boiled for tea and flower parts used for medicinal purposes. Makes a dried flower.

Growing Conditions
Grow in full to partial sun in well-drained soil.
A high protien forage for livestock and wildlife. Nice addition to wildflower prairies or meadows
6-18 Inches
3-5 Feet
Bloom Color
White, Brown by late fall
Bloom Period
August, September