Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michaux) Greene var. fasciculata . Series: Chamaecrista. Common Partridge-pea. Phen: Jun-Sep; Jul-Nov. Hab: Fields, disturbed areas, fencerows, and a wide range of other habitats. Dist: MA west to MN, south to s. FL and Mexico.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = NY, Va; = Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata (variant 1, variant 2, and typical variant) – Isely (1975); > Cassia chamaecrista var. robusta – GrPl; > Cassia chamaecrista var. rostrata – GrPl, not published; < Cassia fasciculata – RAB, W; > Cassia fasciculata var. fasciculata – F, G, Tx, Robertson & Lee (1976); > Cassia fasciculata var. ferrisiae – Tx; > Cassia fasciculata var. littoralis – Robertson & Lee (1976); > Cassia fasciculata var. puberula – Tx; > Cassia fasciculata var. robusta – F, G, Tx, Robertson & Lee (1976); > Chamaechrista fasciculata var. fasciculata – Il, misspelling; > Chamaechrista fasciculata var. robusta – Il, misspelling; < Chamaecrista fasciculata – C, Fl3, Mi, NcTx, NE, Pa, Tn, WH3, Irwin & Barneby (1982); > Chamaecrista fasciculata – S; < Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata – Ar, K1, K3, K4, SE3, Isely (1998), (also see var. macrosperma); > Chamaecrista robusta – S

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