Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Non-native: Old World tropics
Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora
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This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
Unifoliolate (technically compound but having only 1 leaflet and appearing simple)
10 stamens, diadelphous, 9 and 1
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