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Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata

Amphicarpaea bracteata (L.) Fernald var. bracteata

American Hogpeanut

Fabaceae (Pea family)

Synonym(s): Amphicarpaea monoica


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual , Perennial
Habit: Herb , Vine
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Legume


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , NC , ND , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , ON , QC

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata


Record Modified: 2020-12-07
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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