Taxon: Lespedeza procumbens Michx.

Genus: Lespedeza
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Lespedezinae
Nomen number: 436592
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 2:70. 1803
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia


  • Clewell, A. F. 1966. Native North American species of Lespedeza (Leguminosae) (Rhodora) 68:383-385.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Lespedeza procumbens Michx. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image