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Sesbania vesicaria (Bagpod)
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Sesbania vesicaria

Sesbania vesicaria (Jacq.) Elliott

Bagpod, Bladderpod

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Glottidium vesicarium, Sesbania platycarpa

USDA Symbol: SEVE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Subshrub
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Orange

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , OK , SC , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FAC FAC OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Stengl Biological Research Station - Smithville, TX

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-10-13
Research By: TWC Staff

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