Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3857

Woody or semi-woody climbing vine
Perennial
Does not have milky sap

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in alluvial forests, prairies, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Odd-pinnately compound: 3 leaflets
Mostly alternate
Petioles 4-8(11)cm long

FLOWER:
Summer
Bilaterally symmetrical
4-lobed calyx
5-parted papilionaceous corolla
10 stamens
Superior ovary
Flowers in axillary racemes

FRUIT:

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Lackeya multiflora   FAMILY Fabaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Dioclea multiflora   FAMILY Fabaceae

GREATER THAN Transfer of Dioclea multiflora to Galactia (Leguminosae) (Maxwell, 1979)
Galactia mohlenbrockii var. mohlenbrockii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Native & naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the US (Isely, 1998)
Dioclea multiflora

 

COMMON NAME:
Cluster-pea, Boykin's Clusterpea


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