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Hog PeanutAmphicarpaea bracteata
A delicate trailing vine that climbs on nearby plants. One of the pea family, its seed pod holds 3 or 4 peas. It turns brown as it ripens. Note the hog like bristles along its spine. It also has another, pear shaped, seed pod near the ground.
- Colour: pink, pale
- Habitat: hardwoods, open, damp
- Flower Size: 10 - 15 mm
- Flower Time: Aug Sep
- Seed Matures: Sep
- Seed Colour: green to brown pod
- Height: vine 1 - 10 m
- Image Location: trails, meadows
- Flower Form: tubular
- Availability: unusual
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