Lespedeza thunbergii (DC.) Nakai
Common Name: JAPANESE BUSH-CLOVER
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad Shrub

Lespedeza thunbergii B. S. Walters

An Asian shrub, occasionally cultivated for its late bloom and rarely escaped into fields. Collected by H. H. Bartlett in Washtenaw Co. in 1956. This collection has flowers smaller than usual (based on Akiyama, 1988) for the species, and may be a cultigen or hybrid.

Locations

Monroe County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 15, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1323.