Partridge Pea - Chamaecrista fasciculata - Native Butterfly Host and Nectar Plant
Plant Type: Annual
Height: 2 ft.
Light Requirements: Part shade to full sun
Water/Soil Requirements: Grows well in a variety of soil types, prefers well-drained soil, drought tolerant once established
Host Plant: Southern Dog Face, Sleepy Orange, Cloudless Sulphur, and Orange Sulphur Butterflies
Nectar Plant: Butterflies and other pollinators are attracted to bright yellow blooms to nectar.
Plant Partridge Pea in your yard to attract butterflies and enjoy watching the butterfly life cycle!