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Flemingia strobilifera, Moghania strobilifera, Luck Plant, Wild Hops

Flemingia strobilifera, Moghania strobilifera

Luck Plant, Wild Hops
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Origin: Asia and Malaysia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterUnusual colorEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Subtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This shrub, which is a legume, grows well in dry open waste areas. The plant is attracting with its long droopy bunch of dried bracts. It has attractive leaves too, with their neatly arranged veins. Fast-growing and not fussy about conditions, seem to be relatively cold hardy.

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