Strophostyles umballata, Pink fuzzybean



S. umbalata is a fantastic vining plant for bumble bees and the seeds make a great snack for insects and birds too! It readily spreads so if you’re including them in a garden, leave them plenty of room.

  • Listing ID: 2680
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 2-4
  • Stratification: At least 30 days cold most stratification, scarification
  • Bloom Time: June-October
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Family: Fabaceae/Faboidiae (Bean)
  • Latin Name: Strophostyles umbellata
  • Common Name: Pink Fuzzy Bean
  • Eco-Region: 251