plant identification

nita1027(z7 MS)August 1, 2004

Does anybody know what this is? My husband discovered this flowering vine growing wild on the uncultivated side of my driveway. I am including pictures of the flower and its leaves.

Nita


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
razorback33(z7)

IMO, looks like Spurred Butterfly Pea (Centrosema virginianum) Check the images on the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Butterfly Pea

    Bookmark   August 1, 2004 at 12:30PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
nita1027(z7 MS)

Spurred Butterfly Pea....It's great to know the name of this gem of a plant. Thanks for your help!
Nita

    Bookmark   August 1, 2004 at 10:15PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Price of Long Needle Pine Straw in Your Area?
Last week we had our annual pine straw mulch refresh....
kswl2
Retail Garden Center Dall./Ft.Worth area??
Hi all. I'm new to this area of the site and I hope...
leelee7
New home privacy landscaping ideas?
We are building a house in Tallahassee and need suggestions...
memorr
How to care for new sod - Hibernation
Hello, As of this second, I have a team of people putting...
thom71gt
Fine garden April issue, no southeast pics
Why not? Steve aitken Why no southeast pics?
josephene_gw
Sponsored Products
4D Concepts Boys 4 Drawer Armoire - Beech - 12340
$229.99 | Hayneedle
Serena & Lily Braided Abaca Rug
Serena & Lily
Hand-carved Bamboo Tree 40-inch Storage Cabinet
Overstock.com
Fresh Balsam 24-inch White and Gold Wreath
Overstock.com
Sunflower Spinner Stake
$22.99 | zulily
Corsica Elho Resin Oval Bridge Flower Planter - OVAL WHITE
$25.51 | Hayneedle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™