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Pueraria montana

Submitted by Linda Rohleder on Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:28

Status:

Type: 
Terrestrial Plant
Species (Common): 
Kudzu
LHPRISM Notes: 

Pueraria montana: kudzu

Plant Identification:

  • Growth form: climbing, semi-woody, perennial vine growing up to 100 feet long
  • Leaves: alternatea nd compound with 3 broad leaflets up to 4 inches across. Leaflets can be entire or deeply 203 lobed with hairy margins
  • Flowers: .5 in long, purply, highly fragrant and are borne in long hanging clusters

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