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Scarlet Pea

Scarlet Pea

(Indigofera miniata var. leptosepala)
Plant Type: 
Forbs

Scarlet Pea is a low-growing forb found abundant on sandy loam and deep sandy soils in the Rio Grande Plains and Coastal Prairies. The leaves and stems are good forage for white-tailed deer, Rio Grande turkeys and cattle. The seeds are occasionally consumed by bobwhite quail and doves.

Peaceful Forest
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