Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
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Learn more about Caley Pea from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Caley Pea, Singletary Pea
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Herbaceous vine; Forb
Habitat: Roadsides, fields, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora
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Even-pinnately compound: 2 leaflets
Blue-violet or rarely red or white
5-lobed campanulate-to-somewhat-turbinate calyx
5-parted papilionaceous corolla
10 stamens, diadelphous, 9 and 1
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast p338
- Wildflowers of the Eastern United States p038
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p134
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians p171
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p076