Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Lespedeza cuneata (Dum.Cours.) G.Don image
Photographer: Dan Tenaglia           

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

from USDA Plants Website
Family Fabaceae
Lespedeza cuneata (Dum.Cours.) G.Don
Chinese lespedeza, sericea, silky bush-clover
Lespedeza: after Cespedez, Spanish governor of east Flordia in late 18th century
cuneata: wedge-shaped
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Status: Introduced - escaped; potentially invasive
Plant: perennial forb

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All Lespedeza list Google- Images or Text
Lespedeza juncea (L.f.) Pers. var. sericea Forbes & Hemsl.
Lespedeza sericea (Thunb.) Miq.

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