Chamaecrista fasciculata


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Related to Chamaecrista fasciculata: partridge pea
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Noun1.Chamaecrista fasciculata - tropical American plant having leaflets somewhat sensitive to the touchChamaecrista fasciculata - tropical American plant having leaflets somewhat sensitive to the touch; sometimes placed in genus Cassia
Chamaecrista, genus Chamaecrista - genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having sensitive leaves and suddenly dehiscing pods; some species placed in genus Cassia
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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The two nectary plant species chosen for observation were partridge pea, Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene (Fabaceae), a native legume, and a native poinsettia, Euphorbia heterophylla (L.) (Euphorbiaceae).
Ground cover vegetation consisted of bunch grasses (Andropogon spp.), wiregrass, blackberry Rubus spp., goldenrod Solidago spp., partridge pea Chamaecrista fasciculata and ragweed Ambrosia artemisiifolia.
Partridge pea Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene Leadplant Amorpha canescens Pursh Illinois bundleflower Desmanthus illinoensis (Michx.) MacMill.
in EFNs of Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene (Fabaceae), and males of Ephuta scrupea (Say, 1836) and Sphaeropthalma sp.
Additional legumes are locally frequent, especially at upper levels: Chamaecrista fasciculata, Galactia regularis, Desmodium spp.
Researchers are examining other native legumes for use as forages include: false indigo (Amorpha fruticosa), Canada milkvetch (Astralagus canadensis), showy tick trefoil (Desmodium canadense), purple prairie clover (Dalea purpurea), downy milkpea (Galactia volubilis), prairie acacia (Acacia angustissima), showy partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata), American vetch (Vicia americana), and lead plant (Amorpha canescens).
Environmental contribution to floral trait variation in Chamaecrista fasciculata (Fabaceae: Caesalpinoideae).
Partridge pea, Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene, is a herbaceous annual legume that inhabits prairies, open fields, or cut-overs throughout the eastern half of the United States (USDA-NRCS).
Some native legumes with extrafloral nectaries, such as partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata [Michx.] Greene; Fabaceae) and native cassias (Senna species; Fabaceae), grow on uplands adjacent to citrus orchards and provide extrafloral nectar for a variety of insect predators and parasitoids (Koptur et al.