Desmodium canadense
Showy tick-trefoil

Family: Pea (Fabaceae)

Lifespan: N/A

Height: 60-180 cm

Flower Color: Pink or rose-purple

Flower Size: 1.3 cm long on pidicels to 8 mm long

Bloom Season: July-August

Fruit: Hairy, segmented pod, with 3-5 joints

Conditions: Dry to mesic prairies; moist open woods and field edges

Sunlight: N/A

Moisture: N/A


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