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Atlantic Pigeonwings

Common name: Atlantic pigeonwings Latin Name: Clitoria mariana Family: Fabaceae Habit: A perennial vine that will spread to about 4 - 6 feet in length. Leaves: 3 leaflets, entire, mostly ovate to ovate-lanceolate. Flowers: Pale purple flowers appear in the summer. Habitat: Dry flatwoods, pine stands, and sandhills. Landscape: Grows in part shade to full sun with average moisture. Wildlife: Bees and butterflies use the flowers as a nectar source. Songbirds eat the seeds.
arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum

Atlantic Pigeonwings

Common name: Atlantic pigeonwings Latin Name: Clitoria mariana Family: Fabaceae Habit: A perennial vine that will spread to about 4 - 6 feet in length. Leaves: 3 leaflets, entire, mostly ovate to ovate-lanceolate. Flowers: Pale purple flowers appear in the summer. Habitat: Dry flatwoods, pine stands, and sandhills. Landscape: Grows in part shade to full sun with average moisture. Wildlife: Bees and butterflies use the flowers as a nectar source. Songbirds eat the seeds.
arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood, Viburnum dentatum, fruit arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum arrowwood bloom, viburnum dentatum
Copyright of Sharon’s Florida Copyright © 1998 - 2018 Sharon LaPlante