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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Dalea villosa var. villosa (Nutt.) Spreng.
Silky prairie clover
USDA Symbol: DAVIV
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Listed as a threatened species. Requires active sand dunes which limits its habitat. Disappears when dunes become stabilized.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
CO , IA , KS , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WI , WY Canada: MB
, SK Native Habitat:
Prairie/Meadow/Field USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Sand
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff