Sericea Lespedeza, Lespedeza cuneata
Lespedeza cuneata

Sericea Lespedeza

Naturalized legume for erosion control; seeds are persistent in soils; not for use with native meadow species; native legumes are a better food source for wildlife.

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General Product Information
  • Species:
    Sericea Lespedeza
  • Species Type:
    Naturalized
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  • Characteristics:
    Multi-stemmed.
  • Habitat:
    Fields, grassy roadsides.
  • Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Bloom Period:
    July to October
  • Flower Color:
    White
  • Typical Height:
    4.9 ft
  • pH:
    4.5 – 6.5
Indicator Regions
  • Northcentral & Northeast:
    UPL
  • Midwest
    UPL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont:
    FACU
  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain
    FACU
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Tolerances
Seed Information
  • Approximate seeds per lb:
    335,000
  • Seeding rate per acre in a mix:
    Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
  • Truax Seedbox:
    Fine

$6.72/lb

Description

Introduced legume for erosion control; seeds are persistent in soils; not for use with native meadow species; native legumes are a better food source for wildlife.

Additional information

BloomPeriodSrchTrm

Summer/Fall

ColorSearchTerms

White

FoliageColor

Green

IndicatorRegion1

UPL

IndicatorRegion2

UPL

IndicatorRegion3

FACU

IndicatorRegion4

FACU

LifeCycle

Perennial

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