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Tephrosia onobrychoides (Multibloom hoarypea)
Fannon, Carolyn

Tephrosia onobrychoides

Tephrosia onobrychoides Nutt.

Multibloom Hoarypea, Multibloom Tephrosia

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Cracca angustifolia, Cracca onobrychoides, Cracca texana, Tephrosia angustifolia, Tephrosia multiflora, Tephrosia texana


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Legume

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: The flowers open white and change to purple or crimson with age.


USA: AL , AR , LA , MS , OK , TX

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-MLE-38 Collected 2010-10-01 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston
Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-10-25
Research By: TWC Staff

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