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Chamaecrista fasciculata

Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene


Partridge Pea

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderFabalesLegumes (pea and bean families)
FamilyFabaceaeLegume family (peas and beans)
SpeciesfasciculataDerived from a Latin word meaning “bundles” and describing the way the leaves are attached to the leaf stem in little bunches or “fascicles”

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Chamaecrista fasciculata description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 11 Oct 2018.

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Chamaecrista fasciculata (Partridge Pea)

8/2/2013 · By Jacquelyn Boyt


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