PlantsAmphicarpaea→Hog Peanut (Amphicarpaea bracteata)

Common names:
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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


Discussion Threads about this plant
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Vine seemingly growing out of Holly Tree Branch by HowellNJGarder Sep 10, 2021 6:08 PM 11
What's a good annual for dry shade? by Iluvtobake Aug 17, 2019 11:33 AM 9
Intercropping and multiple planting by thommesM Apr 19, 2020 3:47 PM 21
What did you taste today from your garden....... by Paul2032 Nov 28, 2021 6:41 PM 3,834
Bean-like plant in Illinois by seedrat Jul 29, 2017 12:19 AM 8
Poison ivy by Midpitts Aug 29, 2016 8:41 PM 7
Hog Peanut (Amphicarpaea bracteata) by Shadegardener Aug 15, 2015 5:11 PM 5

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