Thermopsis rhombifolia

Thermopsis rhombifolia

Thermopsis rhombifolia - Thermopsis rhombifolia

Common Name: Thermopsis rhombifolia
Genus: Thermopsis
Species: rhombifolia

Category: Perennials
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 1.00 m (100 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 0.60 m (60 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Yellow
Foliage Colour: Green

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained

This member of the pea and bean family provides some early summer colour in the garden. It is a perennial plant and grows by underground rhizomes. The bright green leaves of Thermopsis rhombifolia are split into 3 leaflets. The flowers are bright yellow and lupin-like. They are produced in clusters on upright flower stalks. This plant can be invasive.