Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium (Torr. & A.Gray) B.G.Schub.  
Family: Fabaceae
hairy bracted tick-trefoil, large-bracted tick-trefoil
[Desmodium bracteosum var. longifolium (Michx.) DC., Desmodium canadense var. longifolium (L.) DC., Desmodium longifolium (Torr. & A.Gray) Smyth, Meibomia longifolia (Torr. & A.Gray) Vail]
Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium image
Etymology: Desmodium: Greek meaning "long branch or chain," probably from the shape and the way the seedpods attach
Plants: perennial forb
Conservation Status: Native
Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium image
Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium image
Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium image
Desmodium cuspidatum var. longifolium image