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Lespedeza hirta ssp. hirta

Lespedeza hirta (L.) Hornem. ssp. hirta

Hairy Lespedeza

Fabaceae (Pea family)

Synonym(s): Lespedeza capitata var. calycina, Lespedeza hirta var. sparsiflora, Lespedeza polystachya


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WV
Canada: ON

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lespedeza hirta ssp. hirta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lespedeza hirta ssp. hirta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lespedeza hirta ssp. hirta


Record Modified: 2020-12-07
Research By: JAM

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