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Vigna unguiculata

Plant Description

This annual creeping plant is commonly used for a cover crop in fields to provide benefits to the soil and water quality. It grows best in full sun, tolerating partial shade, with warm temperatures between 68 and 95 degrees. This plant does not tolerate frost, making it a great summer season rotational crop.

Plant Details

Life Forms
Soil and Moisture Conditions
Special Uses
Shade Preference
Mature Height 19-24 inches
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