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Desmanthus glandulosus

Desmanthus glandulosus (B.L. Turner) Luckow

Glandular Bundleflower

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Desmanthus virgatus var. glandulosus

USDA Symbol: DEGL8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Bipinnate
Fruit Type: Legume
Size Notes: Stems erect to ascending, up to about 3 feet long.
Fruit: Pods are red

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov




Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-09-28
Research By: TWC Staff

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