Dalea candida var. oligophylla (Torr.) Shinners  
Family: Fabaceae
slender white prairie-clover, white prairie-clover
[Dalea oligophylla (Torr.) Shinners, Petalostemon candidum var. oligophyllus (Michx. ex Willd.) Michx., Petalostemon gracile var. oligophyllum Nutt., Petalostemon occidentale (A.Heller) Fernald, Petalostemon oligophyllum (Torr.) Rydb.]
Dalea candida var. oligophylla image
from USDA Plants website  
Etymology: Dalea: named after Samuel Dale (1659-1739), an English physician, botanist and botanical collector, and gardener who was the author of several botanical works and a treatise on medicinal plants. He was an associate of several major botanical figures in England,
Plants: perennial forb
Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
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