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Orbexilum pedunculatum

Orbexilum pedunculatum (Mill.) Rydb.

Sampson's snakeroot

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: orpe

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , OH , OK , SC , TN , TX , VA
Native Habitat: Sandy wooded areas, east and southeast Texas. Well-drained soils.

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade

Benefit

Interesting Foliage: yes

Propagation

Commercially Avail: yes

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Texas Discovery Gardens - Dallas, TX

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Orbexilum pedunculatum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Orbexilum pedunculatum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Orbexilum pedunculatum

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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