Lespedeza by Koreandale Farms

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  • Legumes,
  • Lespedeza,
  • Seeds,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nursery stock

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StatementKoreandale Farms ; Charles M. Meacham, Jr
ContributionsMeacham, Charles M., Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (8 unnumbered pages)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27503192M
OCLC/WorldCa945920726

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REGENERATION PROCESSES: Sericea lespedeza is a perennial forb that produces new aboveground growth from the caudex after winter frost or other top-killing events [32,48,76,].There are reports that sericea lespedeza and sericea lespedeza × creeping lespedeza hybrids reproduce asexually by rhizomes [25,], although these reports were not common in the reviewed literature.

Sericea lespedeza (Lespedeza cuneata), or Chinese bush clover, is an introduced perennial legume native to eastern Asia (Figure 1). It is recognized for its tolerance of drought, acidity, and shallow soils of low fertility. It will tolerate soils ranging from very acidicFile Size: KB.

Mitchell, Wilma A. Bicolor lespedeza (Lespedeza bicolor). Technical Report EL Section US Army Corps of Engineers Wildlife Resources Management Manual. Vicksburg, MS: Department of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, Environmental Impact Research Program, Work Unit 12 p.

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Lespedeza thunbergii, a legume or pea relative as the shape of its flowers and foliage quickly gives away, is hardy in Zones Give it sun, and not much else—well, except a very large space to grow into, as the arching stems of a mature bush clover will reach 6 feet across or wider, and stands nearly 6 feet high.

Striate lespedeza (Kummerowia striata) is an annual species and is sometimes called common lespedeza or wild Jap clover. Kobe is a well­ known variety of striate lespedeza.

Striate lespedeza differs in appear­ ance from the other annual species, Korean lespedeza. Striate lespedeza. Kobe lespedeza is an erect plant that grows – ft (– m) in height.

• Two types of striate lespedezas, common and Kobe lespedezas; Kobe is the most widely used and most familiar cultivar of common lespedeza. Kobe is larger and taller than the common striate. Lespedeza is taking first place along with Cowpeas and soybeans as a hay crop.

With the reduction in cotton and corn acres, lespedeza was stressed as a hay crop and also for permanent pasture. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a Author: Extension Studies and Teaching Section. Identification: Sericea Lespedeza is a perennial upright forb reaching 3 to 6 feet in height.

Leaves are alternate and composed of numerous 3-leaflet clusters. The small leaves are usually green with white beneath. The stem is gray-green. The white flowers are composed of 1 to 3 pea-like flowers and appear from July to September. Lespedeza, (genus Lespedeza), genus of about 40 species of plants in the pea family (Fabaceae).

All lespedezas are adapted to warm humid climates and are native to North America, tropical and East Asia, and Australia. A number of species are useful as forage and green manure crops, and some are.

Forage lespedeza (FSA) [Kim Cassida] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Kim Cassida. Herbicides to Kill Common Lespedeza. Common lespedeza (Lespedeza striata) is a warm-weather weed with matted roots that have the potential to deplete soil of nutrients needed to grow grass and.

Kansas Native Plants • Plant Guide Guide to Plants of Kansas, native & alien. Use this reference book to learn our woody plants like trees and shrubs.

this is the book to have. Kansas Weeds. Good book to use when trying to identify weedy plants. Plant Search > Korean Lespedeza Korean Lespedeza (Kummerowia stipulacea) About Korean. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pieters, Adrian John, Little book of Lespedeza.

Washington, D.C., The author, (OCoLC) Lespedeza cuneata is a species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common names Chinese bushclover and sericea lespedeza, or just sericea. It is native to Asia and eastern Australia and it is present elsewhere as an introduced species and sometimes an invasive plant.

This plant is a perennial herb with branching stems reaching a maximum height around two : Fabaceae. Sericea lespedeza (Lespedeza cuneata) is a warm season, perennial legume native to eastern Asia.

It was first planted in the United States in by the North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station. Inseed from Japan was planted at the USDA Experiment Farm near Arlington, Va. Its perceived value for erosionFile Size: KB. The perennial Chinese bush-clover (Lespedeza cuneata or Sericea lespedeza) troubles lawns and gardens in U.S.

Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 5 through Originally introduced to the U.S. for erosion control, Chinese bush-clover grows up to 5 feet tall if left unchecked.

Lespedeza bicolor is a deciduous Shrub growing to 3 m (9ft 10in) at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 5 and is not frost tender. It is in flower from August to September, and the seeds ripen from October to November.

The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Insects. It can fix Nitrogen. Appearance Lespedeza cuneata is an upright semi-woody forb reaching ft. ( m) in height with one to many slender stems. Stems are often gray green with lines of hairs along the stem.

Foliage Leaves are thin, alternate, abundant and three-parted. Lespedeza thunbergii Gibraltar aka Gibraltar Pink Bush Clover. Grows in Sun to Part Sun. Flower Color is Pink and blooms in Fall, Summer. Hardiness zone 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b.

Characteristics: Butterfly Attracting Plants, Deer Resistant Plants, Drought Tolerant Plants, Giant Plants, Pollinator Plants, Plants from Japan, Woody Perennials, Cottage Garden Plants.

Forage Identification Pages The is a series of pages that identify the major forage grass and legume species of Indiana and the North Central States. Digitized photos and descriptions of the species characteristics are included.

SeptemberI was gifted a lespedeza as small plant (18" high) by a fellow master gardener near Columbia, South Carolina, Hardiness Zone 8.

The 3 foot high, 6 ft cascading spread in a raised bed in my front yard is a site to behold. That means it would have to eat a lespedeza seed every 2 seconds for 10 hours!!. Hope I’ve hooked you into reading the rest of this, because there is a lot more.

Much of what follows I derived from the book “On Bobwhites” by Dr. Fred Guthery – University of Texas A&M Press. "This leaflet supersedes Farmers' Bulletin'Lespedeza as a Forage Crop'"--P. AU - Pieters, A. KW - AgSpace KW - cultural methods KW - Dodder KW - Forage plants KW - Hay KW - Internet resource KW - Kobe KW - Kummerowia stipulacea KW - Kummerowia striata KW - Lespedeza KW - Lespedeza as feed KW - Lespedeza cuneata.

Labels related to the pest - Lespedeza, Common. Toggle navigation. Chinese lespedeza sericea lespedeza This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above.

Lespedeza is a legume, so I'm assuming it's a lespedeza/grass mix. I'd ask him what percentage it is lespedeza to grass. I think a good ratio of legume to grass is 30%, so 30% legume to 70% grass.

Assuming it's a good ratio and it's not weedy, and if your cows like it, I'd say buy it. Carol. Sericea Lespedeza. Description. Sericea Lespedeza Lespedeza cuneata (Dumont) G. Don is a very aggressive, drought-hardy perennial. It was introduced as a forage crop in the Southeastern United States.

As early as the s, Sericea was also used for erosion control and wildlife habitats in Kansas. Lespedeza – Control in Centipedegrass.

Lespedeza – Control in Centipedegrass Lespedeza is an annual summer weed, meaning it sprouts from seed every spring but dies in fall. If it’s only in the area I see by the driveway, hand-pulling is a good option.

You could also use herbicides labeled for use on centipede I have a. Seven species are found in the USSR, in the southern Far East, and in parts of Eastern Siberia. Bicolor lespedeza (Lespedeza bicolor), a shrub measuring 1– m high, is nectar-bearing and is used to combat erosion.

Japanese deer feed on bicolor lespedeza. Korean lespedeza (L. stipulacea) is a perennial silage. The Plants Database includes the following 36 species of Lespedeza. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles.

Native Introduced Native and Introduced. Lespedeza ×acuticarpa [violacea × virginica] lespedeza Lespedeza angustifolia narrowleaf lespedeza. Roundhead Lespedeza is a native, perennial, cool-season forb that grows 2 to 5 feet tall. It is found in both upland and lowland prairie sites, but it tends to be more common in uplands.

Roundhead is quite tolerant of drought conditions. It is a palatable and nutritious native legume that is. Lespedeza, Soil conservation, Forage plants, Pasture plants, This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. Views. Lespedeza definition: any of various herbs or shrubs of the genus Lespedeza of the family Leguminosae, which | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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Sericea (Lespedeza cuneata) IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System () and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds ().

Lespedeza is often used for hay and forage and soil improvements. Most Lespedeza's are annual (except Sericea and Bicolor) unless allowed to drop seeds and re-seed itself the following spring.

Lespedeza provides food and shelter for wildlife ranging from deer to quail. Lespedeza is an excellent addition to any serious food plot. Slender lespedeza (Lespedeza virginica) Distinguishing Characteristics.

Hairy stems with stalked narrow leaflets in threes; leaf margin lacks teeth. Height. Up to 3 feet. Blooms. August-September. Description. Also called slender bush clover, the flowers are on very. Kobe Lespedeza Facts. Lespedeza striate var. Kobe. Kobe lespedeza seed produces an annual legume that is an excellent seed producer, providing food for quail and other upland game birds.

Deer will graze lespedeza in the summer. Kobe lespedeza is well adapted for the southern USA. Kobe lespedeza is low growing and will reach a height of around 2. Lespedeza bicknellii House. Lespedeza frutescens Elliott. Lespedeza stuevei DC. Lespedeza velutina ll. but still a very useful book.

Range Lespedeza capitata is a very cold-hardy plant, able to tolerate temperatures down to around °c when fully dormant[Invasive, Exotic Plants of the Southeast Bicolor Lespedeza. Common Name: Bicolor Lespedeza, Shrubby Lespedeza Scientific Name: Lespedeza bicolor Identification: Bicolor Lespedeza is a branched deciduous shrub that may reach 3 to 10 feet in height.

The leaves are alternate with 3 elliptical leaflets. Does anyone know if lespedeza has any value for honey production. All information I have been able to find is on the the shrub variety, or the sericea which is considered a noxious weed in Missouri.

It is a legume similar to alfalfa and clover. In Missouri it blooms from late June till about october. It is a valuable hay crop and the seed is a lot cheaper than the clovers.

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