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Chamaecrista rotundifolia

Roundleaf sensitive pea (Chamaecrista rotundifolia) is a landscape weed in Florida primarily found in disturbed, sandy areas growing best in poor, sandy soils. This weed flowers in the spring and summer, and can be intentionally incorporated into pasture for open grazing for livestock.

  • Scientific Name: Chamaecrista rotundifolia
  • Common Name: Roundleaf sensitive pea
  • Seasonality: All-year
  • Soil Type: Dry
  • Toxicity: Non-toxic
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Photos of Chamaecrista rotundifoli