Download Seed: The olive brown seed is 2-2.8 mm long. (57 KB)
Download Seedling: Two month old seedling grown in research greenhouse in early spring. (76 KB)
Download Vegatative: The leaflet bladed are ovate-oblong and there are 13-20 pairs per leave. (77 KB)
Download Flowering: The flowers are arranged in a spikelike raceme. (103 KB)
Download Fruiting: Leadplant produces indehiscent 1-seeded in late August. (55 KB)
Native American Name
Amorpha canescens is a(n) perennial shrub, which grows 3 dm to 12 dm in height. This species is commonly found land in Michigan, Saslatchewan, Indiana, Arkansas, New Mexico. The leaves are alternate odd-pinnate. Amorpha canescens has blue violet flowers that bloom from May to August.