P1010214

Amorpha fruticosa L
Shrub, Perennial
Native: L 48, CAN
Blooming: April, purple

Location: N 30 00.210′ W084 32.740′ (.4RL), N30 00.151′ W084 33.455′ (1.4RL), N 30 00.365′ W084 33.642′ (2RL), N30 00.447′ W084 33.876′ (2.5RR)

Host plant and/or nectar source for silver-spotted skipper, southern dogface, gray hairstreak and hoary edge.

Native Americans used the stems as bedding material and for making arrows.

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Photographed November 10, 2016.

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