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


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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
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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
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