Groundnut – Apios Americana

Apios Americana

Host for: Silver-spotted Skipper


Zones: 8 – 4b

Height: to 20’

Soil: average to rich

Water: found naturally in wet soil but grows in most soils

Light: sun to partial shade

Bloom color: maroon, deep pink, bronze

Bloom time: spring and summer

Propagation: seed, division

Other: edible fruit

Other: considered by many to be a nuisance plant

Other: native to Florida