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Galactia regularis

Milk-pea

Description:

An herbaceous vine. Small flowers are found in loose clusters and are a reddish purple. Leaflets are ovular and found in threes. Grows in open, sandy uplands.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Eastern Milkpea
Plant Family:Fabaceae
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Plant Duration:Perennial
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Bees, Birds, Butterflies
Bloom Time:Early July to mid August
Fruit Timing:Early August to October
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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