Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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wand riverhemp
Sesbania virgata
Sesbania virgata
wand riverhemp Pea Family
Sesbania virgata Fabaceae
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English common name
  •wand riverhemp
Spanish common name
  •acacia café
accepted scientific name
  •Sesbania virgata (Cav.) Poir.
rules for finding collection records
  •Sesbania virgata (268)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2020 Melinda Averhart
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (40%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Flora Bonaerense (3)
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