Dalea species

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Scientific Name Dalea neomexicana USDA PLANTS Symbol
DAFO
Common Name Downy Prairie-clover ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
26633
Family Fabaceae (Pea) SEINet Reference
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Description Flat, low-growing perennial less than 2 inches tall; pinnately-compound leaves with small oval leaflets less than 1/4 inch long and wavy edges; spike flowers less than 1 inch long with soft hairs, purple blossoms. Texas Status
Native
Scientific Name Dalea wrightii USDA PLANTS Symbol
DAWR
Common Name Wright's Prairie-clover ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
26654
Family Fabaceae (Pea) SEINet Reference
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Description Low-growing perennial about 12 inches tall; pinnately-compound leaves with small elliptical/lance-shaped, pointed leaflets less than 1/2-inch long; spike flowers 1 to 2 inches long with soft hairs, purple blossoms. Texas Status
Native

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