Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Lespedeza repens (L.) W.P.C.Barton image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Fabaceae
Lespedeza repens (L.) W.P.C.Barton
creeping bush-clover, smooth trailing lespedeza
Lespedeza: after Cespedez, Spanish governor of east Flordia in late 18th century
repens: having creeping and rooting stems
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Status: Native
Plant: matting perennial, 1"-6" tall herbaceous vine
Flower: pink, 5-parted, 3/8" long, irregular shape
Habitat: in rocky, sandy soil
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Hedysarum repens L.

         
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