Chamaecrista fasciculata



Sleeping Pea, Sleeping Plant

ID Characteristic

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Erect
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Hairs: Absent
Leaf Structure: Pinnately compound, leaflets are linear
Leaf Arrangement: Leaflets are opposite
Root Type: Taproot
Flower Color: Yellow


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Selective control option not available
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Metsulfuron

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