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Pueraria sp., Puero, Kudzu
Pueraria lobata

Pueraria sp.

Puero, Kudzu
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Origin: Southeast Asia
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftVine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersInvasiveSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeFlood tolerant

Vigorous, deep-rooted, perennial twining and climbing legume, slightly woody, hairy. Flowers small, mauve to deep purple, borne in scattered pairs in axillary racemes.

Plant seeds 1/2" deep

in sand/loam mixture, keep warm and damp. Bright light.

Tolerant of temporary waterlogging and short periods of flooding. Not regarded as being drought tolerant.



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