Amphicarpaea bracteata – American hog-peanut

American hog-peanut (Amphicarpaea bracteata) is a native plant in the pea (Fabaceae) family.   Hog peanuts can be identified by their alternate, trifoliate leaves which are attached to a thin stem. Hog peanuts produce 2 different types of flowers and seeds. The plant produces pea-like flowers in late summer. These flowers are followed by pods […]