Showy Tick Trefoil (Desmodium canadense) (3")

 Showy Tick Trefoil (Desmodium canadense) (3")


We warranty our perennials to be true to name, and healthy at the time of pickup. Concerns must be expressed at the time of receipt. Our total liability is limited to the purchase price of the product only.

Pot Size 3"

Showy Tick Trefoil

Desmodium canadense

3-5 feet tall x 2-3 feet wide

Pot Size: 3"


Appearance: Hairy and green central stem, and once mature, it has flowering side branches present on the top half of the plant,  flowers are showy, purplish pink coloured

Light Requirements: Full sun – Part sun

Bloom Time: Mid-summer

Uses: Fixes nitrogen in soil, larval host for Silver spotted skipper butterfly, Hoary edge butterfly,  

Site and soils: dry to moist soil, drought toleratn once established

Native to: Eastern North America

  • Product Code: f-Showy-Tick-Trefoil-25
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $5.00
  • 51 or more $4.50
  • 101 or more $3.80
This product has a minimum quantity of 5



Please note:

Pot Size Minimum Order Amount Order Multiples
4" fibre pot 25 pots in total multiples of 5
1 gallon pot 25 pots in total multiples of 5

Different species can be combined to obtain the minimum order.

Billing and Shipping Information



Products ordered for SPRING pick up

  • 50% deposit due upon invoicing
  • Final balance due on or before pickup

Payment Schedule Information


Perennials cannot be shipped. This product is to be picked up at the nursery at a prearranged time.