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Hawai'i ticktrefoil
Desmodium sandwicense
Hawai'i ticktrefoil Pea Family
Desmodium sandwicense Fabaceae
common name
  Hawai'i ticktrefoil
accepted scientific name
  Desmodium sandwicense E. Mey.
rules for finding collection records
  Desmodium sandwicense (101)
family name
Image Author: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.33 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed All Year
Native to South America. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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