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False Indigo Bush Is A Great Landscaping Plant
By Tammy Sons
The False Indigo Bush is another great wildflower. It is a perennial and will come back year after year. This wildflower also has some great medicinal uses. This plant was used by Native Americans for several health problems. It was used as an eye wash, a natural laxative, to treat nausea and for tooth aches. This plant has also been used in pipes and smokes by early American Settlers. This plant has also been dried and used as a tea by Native Americans. This plant has also been used as a dye for material. This plant is a great one to use as a ground cover on those bare spots and will also help with soil erosion. This is a great plant if you are wanting to attract wildlife into your garden or lawn. It will attract birds and also other small wildlife. This plant will grow to be very thick and will give smaller wildlife a great place to hide and seek protection from predators. This wildflower shrub can grow to be as high as 10 feet tall. It can grow almost anywhere because it is a very hardy plant. It will also grow very fast and will look beautiful in a natural area. You can purchase this great plant at an online nursery. You will receive this plant in healthy condition and it will be ready to plant into that natural area or flower garden. This plant will also grow well in wetland areas where the soil is very moist.