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Grountnut, Apios americana



  • Groundnut is a vine with a twining stem. Produces fragrant clusters of purplish flowers that bloom from July to September. Fixes nitrogen into the soil like all legumes.

    Attract butterflies with nectar.
    Host plant for Silver-spotted Skipper.

    Growing conditions:

    Often found in savannas and moist rich forests. Grows in part sun, moist rich soil.

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