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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Fabaceae


Dalea - [maps | photos]

  • Dalea candida Michx. ex Willd. (TN Threatened)
    Common Name: white prairie clover
             • Petalostemon candidus Michx.
  • Dalea foliosa (A. Gray) Barneby (TN Endangered)  (Fed Listed Endangered)
    Common Name: leafy prairie clover
             • Petalostemon foliosus Gray
             • Petalostemon gattingeri (Heller) Heller
  • Dalea leporina (Aiton) Bullock
    NWI TN: No Wetland Indicator
    Common Name: foxtail prairie clover
             • Dalea alopecuroides Willd.
  • Dalea purpurea Vent. (TN Endangered)
    Common Name: violet prairie clover
             • Petalostemon purpureus (Vent.) Rydb.

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke or Margaret Oliver.

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