Purple Prairie Clover

Dalea purpurea
  • Ideal for restoration of tallgrass prairie, midgrass prairie, and shortgrass prairie plantings
  • As a legume composite, Purple Prairie Clover fixes nitrogen in the soil
  • Blooms in summer and dense floral spike provide a great source of pollen and nectar for bees and butterflies
  • Purple Prairie Clover (Dalea Purpurea) does not tolerate shade.
  • Considered an indicator of pristine prairies

Pure Stand Seeding Rate PLS lbs / acre: 8.0

Height: 2′

PLS=Pure Live Seed


$2.00 / Pure Live Seed Ounce


Our native grass and wildflower species come from Midwest growers and are adapted to the Upper Midwest. We meet all state and federal seed laws, and we do not sell seed contaminated with palmer amaranth. Native grasses and forbs are priced by Pure Live Seed (PLS) per lb. Visit www.alseed.com for full descriptions of our native species and mixtures.