Centrosema virginianum
(Spurred Butterfly Pea)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Spurred Butterfly Pea, Wild Blue Vine, Blue Bell, Wild Pea
    Synonyms: Bradburya virginiana
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 6 - 10
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: June - September
    Status: Native

Centrosema virginianum, or Spurred Butterfly Pea, is native to the southeastern United States. It is a perennial vine that grows open pine woods, flatlands, woodland edges. It blooms in mid to late summer with purple flowers.

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