shrubby bush-clover, Thunberg's lespedeza
[Desmodium thunbergii DC.]
Etymology: Lespedeza: after Cespedez, Spanish governor of east Flordia in late 18th century
Plants: perennial shrub
Conservation Status: Introduced - escaped
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