northern jointvetch
Aeschynomene virginica (L.) B.S.P


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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
Genus: Aeschynomene

Other System Links

Plants: AEVI3
Bayer: AESVI
GRIN: 315815
ITIS: 25359

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Virginia jointvetch, northern jointvetch, sensitive joint-vetch


Category: Forbs/Herbs