Delaware Wildflowers • Families

Fabaceae
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Bean family

Albizia julibrissin Silk Tree Mimosa
Amphicarpaea bracteata var. bracteata American Hog-peanut
Apios americana Swamp Groundnut
Baptisia tinctoria Yellow Wild Indigo
Cercis canadensis var. canadensis Eastern Redbud
Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata Partridge Pea
Chamaecrista nictitans var. nictitans Wild Sensitive Plant
Clitoria mariana var. mariana Maryland Butterfly-pea
Desmodium canadense Showy Tick-trefoil
Desmodium ciliare Hairy Small-leaved Tick-trefoil
Desmodium glabellum Dillen's Tick-trefoil
Desmodium paniculatum var. paniculatum Panicled-leaf Tick-trefoil
Desmodium perplexum Perplexed Tick-trefoil
Hylodesmum nudiflorum Bare-stemmed Tick-trefoil
Kummerowia stipulacea Stipuled Korean-clover
Lathyrus latifolius Broadleaf Peavine
Lespedeza bicolor Shrubby Bushclover
Lespedeza capitata Roundhead Bushclover
Lespedeza cuneata Chinese Bushclover
Lespedeza procumbens Trailing Bushclover
Lespedeza violacea Wand Bushclover
Lespedeza virginica Slender Bushclover
Lotus corniculatus Birds-foot Trefoil
Lupinus perennis Purple Lupine
Medicago lupulina Black Medic
Medicago sativa Alfalfa
Melilotus albus White Sweetclover
Melilotus officinalis Yellow Sweetclover
Robinia hispida var. hispida Bristly Locust
Robinia pseudoacacia Black Locust
Securigera varia Crown Vetch
Senna hebecarpa Wild Senna
Strophostyles helvola Trailing Wild Bean
Strophostyles umbellata Pink Wild Bean
Trifolium arvense Rabbit-foot Clover
Trifolium campestre Low Hop Clover
Trifolium hybridum Alsike Clover
Trifolium pratense Red Clover
Trifolium repens White Clover
Vicia grandiflora Showy Vetch
Vicia sativa subsp. nigra Narrowleaf Common Vetch
Vicia sativa subsp. sativa Common Vetch
Vicia tetrasperma Lentil Vetch
Vicia villosa Winter Vetch

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