Taxon: Lespedeza hirta (L.) Hornem.

 
Genus: Lespedeza
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Desmodieae
        Subtribe: Lespedezinae
Nomen number: 21866
Place of publication: Hort. bot. hafn. 2:699. 1813
Name Verified on: 26-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • hairy bush-clover  (Source: Leg Tex) - English
  • hairy lespedeza  (Source: F GPlains) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

References:

  • Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. 1993-1997 (Atlas Tenn)
  • Clewell, A. F. 1966. Native North American species of Lespedeza (Leguminosae) (Rhodora) 68:376.
  • Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. 1940 (F Indiana)
  • Isely, D. 1955. The Leguminosae of the north-central United States 2. Hedysareae Iowa State Coll. J. Sci. 30:92.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. 1999 (F NE US)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Mohlenbrock, R. H. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois. 1975 (F IllMohl)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. 1964 (F Carolin)
  • Rhoads, A. F. & W. M. Klein, Jr. The vascular flora of Pennsylvannia. Annotated checklist and atlas. 1993 (L Penn)
  • Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. 1977 (F Missouri)
  • Turner, B. L. The legumes of Texas. 1959 (Leg Tex)
  • Voss, E. Michigan flora. 1972- (F Mich)
  • Wilbur, R. L. Leguminous plants of North Carolina. 1963 (Leg NCarolin)
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image