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Desmodium strictum (Pine barren ticktrefoil)
Smith, R.W.

Desmodium strictum

Desmodium strictum (Pursh) DC.

Pine Barren Ticktrefoil, Pinebarren Ticktrefoil

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Meibomia stricta

USDA Symbol: DEST2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple , Violet


USA: AL , DE , FL , GA , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , SC , TX , VA

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade , Shade

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-03-19
Research By: TWC Staff

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