General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Fruit: Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Fruit
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Pollinators: Self

Common names
  • Hog Peanut
  • American Hogpeanut

Photo Gallery
Location: Hiking Trail In Fairfax :-)
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (April 2022)

credit: Jomegat
Uploaded by Shadegardener
Location: Indian Cave State Park in Nebraska
Date: 2012-05-16

photo credit: R. A. Nonenmacher
Location: Marianna, Florida panhandle
Date: 2017-07-03

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