Arachis glabrata

COMMON NAME

Ornamental peanut

TYPE

Groundcover

FAMILY

Fabaceae

NOTES

A high-quality forage plant that has recently shown promise as an ornamental groundcover due to its high resistance to drought, nematodes, and pathogens and its minimal fertilizer needs.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay

NATIVE HABITAT

Found in mixed grasslands

WEB SOURCES

edis.ifas.ufl.edu

wikipedia.org

tropical.theferns.info



Arachis glabrata