Chamaecrista nictitans, NC Ecotype
Sensitive Pea, NC Ecotype

Tap-rooted legume; can help to increase nitrogen availability in some soils; fruit and seeds can irritate the digestive tract of livestock; seeds provide food for quail, doves, and turkey; attracts parasitoid wasps that control plant-eating insects.

General Product Information:

Item Number: CHANIC04
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual Legume
Habitat: Fields, roadsides, clearings, near rivers, woodlands.
Bloom Period: June to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 1.5 Ft
Pollinator Value: High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 206,570
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 0.2 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $57.60/Lb

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