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Dalea lanata (Woolly prairie clover)
Juett, William

Dalea lanata

Dalea lanata Spreng.

Woolly Prairie Clover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)


USDA Symbol: DALA3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Legume
Size Notes: Stems more or less prostrate, up to about 2 feet long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AR , AZ , CO , KS , NM , NV , OK , TX , UT

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Special Value to Honey Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Webref 79 - Wildflowers of New Mexico (2020) George Oxford Miller

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-11-08
Research By: TWC Staff

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