Scientific Name: Strophostyles helvola
Common Names: Amberique Bean, Trailing Fuzzy Bean, Annual Wooly Bean
Leaves are 2-5 cm long and are oblong. Purple flowers grow at the top of long stalks and then fade to green. Flowers are 8-13 mm long, but the pods are 4-10 cm long. Houma, Choctaw, and Iroquois used this for food and medicine. Member of legume family.
Bloom Color(s): pink
Bloom Period: March to October
Plant Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Vine,Forb/herb
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