General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Plant Height: Climbs 8 to 12 feet
Fruit: Other: 2 to 3 inch bean like pods, green maturing to brown; each containing 6 to 12 seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

Common names
  • Florida hammock milkpea

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