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Location: Searcy County, Arkansas
Month of Photograph: August
Distribution Map: Phaseolus polystachios - Distribution Map Spacer
USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 16 January 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA. Spacer Guests can be assured that there is established evidence that this plant has been found in all of the green filled counties of Arkansas. However, the white filled counties should not be interpreted as counties in which this plant does not grow. They should instead be interpreted as counties which lack officially sanction evidence of the plants presence there.

Family: FabaceaeĀ 

Flower, lateral view

Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Lateral View "
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Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Frontal View Flower, frontal view

For a broad description of this species see the fact sheet from the online "Laboratory Guide to Archaeological Plant Remains From Eastern North Americas" by Gayle Fritz.

For more photographs of this species and text description, see Dan Tenaglia's grand web site "Missouri Plants". and Encyclopedia of Life.

Additional information can be found at the Go Botany site.

Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Frontal View Flower, frontal view
Phaseolus polystachios - Flowers Lateral ViewFlowers, lateral view
Phaseolus polystachios - Compound Leaf and Stem Compound Leaf and Stem
Phaseolus polystachios - Vine and Compound LeafVine and Compound Leaf
Phaseolus polystachios - Plant Plant
Phaseolus polystachios - Compound LeavesCompound Leaves
Phaseolus polystachios - Leaflet Base Leaflet Base
Phaseolus polystachios - FruitFruit
Flower, frontal view
Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Frontal View

Flower, lateral view
Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Lateral View

Flower, dorsal view
Phaseolus polystachios - Flower Lateral View