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Elliott's Milk Pea

Galactia elliottii

Description:

From "The Field Guide to the Wildflowers of Georgia and the Surrounding States" - found in moist forests, lake and marsh edges, coastal dunes, and roadsides, primarily in Georgia's coastal counties. This specimen was found on a lake shore in the Georgia Piedmont. Grows up to 5 feet long, vine-like. Flowers are about 1/2 inch long, white with red streaks, pea-shaped. Blooms July through September.

Habitat:

Georgia Piedmont / Indian Springs State Park

Notes:

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Georgia, USA

Lat: 33.25, Long: -83.93

Spotted on Jul 28, 2018
Submitted on Jul 28, 2018

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