Rhynchosia reniformis DC.
Family - Fabaceae
Flowering - May - September.
Habitat - Sandhills, dry woods, pine flatwoods, clearings.
Origin - Native to North America.
Other information - This small species can be found mainly in the southern half of Alabama in counties which contain sandy soil. The plant grows to about 25cm tall and is easy to identify becasue of its orbicular to reniform leaves, yellow flowers, and habitat.
Photographs taken at Fort Benning, GA., 5-15-05.