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Partridge Pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata)

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Plant Names (Nomenclature)

Common Plant Name Partridge Pea
Scientific Plant Name Chamaecrista fasciculata
Other Common Names Showy partridge pea
Other Scientific Names Cassia chamaecrista, Cassia fasciculata
Common Family Name Bean
Scientific Family Name Fabaceae

Origin

Native Status Kansas Native
Native Definition Native Species: Native to Kansas and the United States

Growth Characteristics

Growth Habit/Form Herb broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant; wildflowers and forbs
Life Span Annual herbaceous; lives only one year
Maximum Height 3.0 feet height in feet
Maximum Spread 2.0 feet width in feet
Flower Color Yellow, colors of the flowers
Flowering Season July - August typical months to expect blooms
Reproduction Seed Only methods of reproduction

Growth Requirements

Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Moisture Medium to Drained

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