Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
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Sand Vetch, Fourleaf Vetch
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Keith Bradley kab_v_acutifolia_73160
March Miami-Dade County FL
Racemes of 4-10, loosely clustered, often secund flowers; petals pale blue, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Habitat: Pond margins, pine flatwoods, ditches, per Weakley's Flora
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Even-pinnately compound: 2-4(6) leaflets
Light blue with a purple-tipped standard
5-parted papilionaceous corolla
10 stamens, diadelphous, 9 and 1
Racemes long-stalked, often one-sided, with 4-10 loosely clustered flowers
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