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alkali swainsonpea
Sphaerophysa salsula
alkali swainsonpea Pea Family
Sphaerophysa salsula Fabaceae
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common names
  alkali swainsonpea
  Austrian peaweed
  red bladder-vetch
accepted scientific name
  Sphaerophysa salsula (Pall.) DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Sphaerophysa salsula (327)
  Swainsona salsula (60)
family name
  Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Barry Breckling
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .5 to .6 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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Disturbed
Riparian
Sand
Grassland
Desert
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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