|Scientific Name||Dalea aurea||USDA PLANTS Symbol||DAAU|
|Common Name||Golden Dalea, Golden Prairie-clover||ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.||26599|
|Family||Fabaceae (Pea)||Wildflower Center Ref.||Click Here|
|Description||Habitat: Dry, gravelly, calcareous soils.
Plant: Erect perennial 8 to 20 inches tall, one to several stems.
Leaves: Compound leaves with 3 to 9, silky-hairy leaflets, each about 5/8-inch long.
Inflorescence: Cone-shaped flower heads 3/8-inch long, surrounded by 5 yellow petals.
Bloom Period: April to September.
References: Kansas Wildflowers and Grasses and "Wildflowers of Texas" by Geyata Ajilvsgi.
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Banner photo of Lupinus ssp. by Rick Capozza, Austin TX
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