Definition of Chamaecrista fasciculata
1. Noun. Tropical American plant having leaflets somewhat sensitive to the touch; sometimes placed in genus Cassia.
Group relationships: Chamaecrista, Genus Chamaecrista
Generic synonyms: Subshrub, Suffrutex
Lexicographical Neighbors of Chamaecrista Fasciculata
Literary usage of Chamaecrista fasciculata
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William MacKinley Klein (1993)
"chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene Partridge-pea; Prairie senna Herbaceous annual River banks, sandy flats, railroad cinders and serpentine barrens. ..."
2. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1913)
"... the pinkish white coast joint- weed, Polygonella articulata (L.) Meisn.; the large-flowered sensitive-pea, chamaecrista fasciculata (Mx.) Greene; ..."
3. The University of Missouri Studies by University of Missouri (1907)
"... L. [Chamaecrista. fasciculata Michx.]. SENSITIVE PARTRIDGE PEA. Common in thickets and open woods. MAINE to MINNESOTA and SOUTH DAKOTA; FLORIDA to TEXAS ..."