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IPM1023, New January 2005

Missouri Weed Seeds

Fabaceae (Pea family)

Broadleaf plant family

The legume family is one of the largest groups of broadleaf plants. Common members include clovers and various beans and peas.

Blue false indigoBlue false indigo
Baptisia australi
 

Bundleflower, IllinoisBundleflower, Illinois
Desmanthus illinoensis
 

Medic, blackMedic, black
Medicago lupulina
 

PartridgepeaPartridgepea
Cassia fasciculata
 

RattleboxRattlebox
Crotalaria sagittalis
 

Senna, wildSenna, wild
Cassia marilandica
 

Sericea lespedezaSericea lespedeza
Lespedeza cuneata
 

Sesbania, hempSesbania, hemp
Sesbania exaltata
 

SicklepodSicklepod
Cassia obtusifolia
 

Tick trefoilTick trefoil
Desmodium paniculatum
 

Wildindigo, long-bractedWildindigo, long-bracted
Baptisia leucophaea
 

Wildindigo, whiteWildindigo, white
Baptisia leucantha
 

For an idea of relative seed size, each photo contains a millimeter ruler. The distance between increments is 1 mm.

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