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Common Name: Indian Rush-Pea
Hoffmannseggia densiflora is a Perennial up to 0.30 metres tall.
It has edible uses.
South-western N. America - California to Texas and Mexico.
Heavy, alkaline soils below 900 metres[
]. Roadsides and disturbed areas in Texas[
We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. However, judging by its native range, it could succeed outdoors at least in the milder areas of the country. The plant is likely to require a sunny position and to succeed in alkaline and heavy soils[
Tuber - roasted[