Chamaecrista fasciculata, FL Ecotype
Partridge Pea, FL Ecotype

A bunch-type, readily reseeding annual legume in disturbed upland sites; the foliage is nutritious but can be poisonous and should be considered potentially dangerous to cattle; the fruit and seeds can irritate the digestive tract of livestock; the seeds are a source of food for quail.

General Product Information:

Item Number: CHAFAS02
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual Legume
Habitat: Riverbanks, sandy soils, clearings, roadsides.
Bloom Period: June to September
Flower Color: Yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 2.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 5.5 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU


Shade: Shade
Drought: Moderate
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 65,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 4.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $12.00/lb

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