Other recent studies from remnant and restored prairies in the Carolinas have indicated the prevalence of exotics, including the highly invasive Lespedeza cuneata
Puchala et al  supplemented goats with Lespedeza cuneata
(20% CT/kg DM) and observed a reduction of 65% in ciliate protozoa compared to the treatment when only grass was fed.
The vegetation in reference soils were comprised of the plant material used to originally reclaim the site, which was predominately tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea), Kentucky blue grass (Poa pratensis), and Chinese lespedeza (Lespedeza cuneata
Isolation and characterization of the heavy metal resistant bacteria CCNWRS3 3-2 isolated fromroot nodule of Lespedeza cuneata
in gold mine tailings in China.
Many species were used to treat multiple ailments, such as Solanum nigrum, Origanum vulgare, Lespedeza bicolor, Lespedeza cuneata
, Carum carvi, and Valeriana officinalis, which were used to treat four to five ailments (Table 1).
Arriving since Deam's publication are Alliaria petiolata, Artemesia vulgaris, Centaurea stoebe, Clematis terniflora, Lespedeza cuneata
, Microstegium vimineum, and Najas minor.
Morphological and physiological traits in the success of the invasive plant Lespedeza cuneata
. Biological Invasions, v.
Kim, In vitro Antioxidant Activity of Lespedeza cuneata
Field sites sampled were dominated by sericea (Lespedeza cuneata
) and fescue (Festuca pratensis).
scoparium and Juniperus virginiana); 9) prairie threeawn-western ragweed herbaceous association (Aristida oligantha and Ambrosia psilostachya); 10) lespedeza-southern ragweed herbaceous association (Lespedeza cuneata
Festuca arundinacea (tall fescue), Lespedeza cuneata
(sericea lespedeza), Lonicera x bella (showy fly honeysuckle), Lonicera maackii (Amur honeysuckle), Lonicera morrowii (Morrow's honeysuckle), Phalaris arundinacea (reed canary grass), Pinus strobus, Rosa multiflora (multiflora rose), and Saponaria officinalis (bouncing bet).
Tulipa stellata also excelled in terms of frequency (100%) whereas minimum frequency being recorded by Lespedeza cuneata
and Papaver moorcroftiana (12.50%) each.