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Lespedeza thunbergii, Bush Clover

Lespedeza thunbergii

Bush Clover
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Origin: China
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersDeciduous

Lespedeza thunbergii, commonly called Bush Clover, is a deciduous, semi-woody shrub with an arching, fountain-like habit. It features alternate, trifoliate, bluish-green leaves and drooping racemes of rosy-purple, pea-like flowers which are grouped into loose, pendulous flower panicles. Blooms appear in late summer to early fall.

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