Lespedeza procumbens

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Scientific Name Lespedeza procumbens USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Trailing Lespedeza ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Fabaceae (Pea) Encyclopedia of Life Ref.
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Description Habitat: Dry, gravelly areas.
Plant: Prostrate, trailing perennial, thin, hairy stems.
Leaves: Compound leaves palmately-divided into 3 leaflets, oval shape, somewhat hairy, smooth edges.
Inflorescence: Small pink pea-like 5-petal flowers 1/2 inch long, erect upper banner.
Reference: Various.
Texas Status

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