Dalea compacta Sprengel var. pubescens (A. Gray) Barneby. Subgenus: Dalea. Section: Kuhnistera. Phen: Jun-early Jul. Hab: Prairies, on clay and limestone. Dist: OK south to nw. LA and se. and sc. TX.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: Traditionally treated as distinct at species rank from Dalea compacta var. compacta.
Synonymy: = K3, K4, NcTx, SE3, Barneby (1977), Isely (1998); = Dalea helleri Shinners; = Petalostemum pulcherrimum (Heller) Heller – F, Tx