Colorado River-hemp
Sesbania exaltata (Raf.) Rydb. ex A. W. HillFabaceae

common name synonyms: Bigpod Sesbania, Hemp Sesbania, Coffeebean, Peatree

scientific name synonyms: S. herbacea, S. macrocarpa, Sesban exaltatus, Darwinia exaltata

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Rosidae

order: Fabales

growth form: woody subshrub, herb

life history: annual

level of invasiveness: occasional escape

weedy in native range: Yes

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Accidental

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Britain

native range: North America

notes: an oil seed casual

invasiveness notes: occasional escape




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth