BLADDERPOD; BAGPOD (Sesbania vesicaria)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: BLADDERPOD; BAGPOD (Sesbania vesicaria)

Member of the pea family. Tall, gangly.

Learn: http://web.archive.org/web/20141011000836/http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/fw038

toxic to livestock (source: http://essmextension.tamu.edu/plants/plant/bag-pod-sesbania/)

Larval host: Zarucco Duskywing Skipper Butterfly (Erynnis zarucco) {source: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/uw057}

Where does it grow in Florida? http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=2379

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