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Kudzu (Pueraria montana)

  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
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  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
    Credit: hirotomo from Nara | originally posted to Flickr as kuzu-udon | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0
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    Credit: hirotomo from Yoshino, Nara | originally posted to Flickr as kudzu-kiri | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0
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    Credit: yajico from Gion, Higashiyama, Kyoto | originally posted to Flickr as kudzu-kiri | License: CC-BY-2.0
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  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
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    Credit: Alarob | Own work | License: CC-BY-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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    Credit: Alarob | Own work | License: PD
  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
    Credit: macglee from Wagashi shop Kagizen Yoshifusa in Higashiyama, Kyoto | originally posted to Flickr as 20070925 ?????? 059 ... | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0
  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
    Credit: macglee from Wagashi shop Kagizen Yoshifusa in Higashiyama, Kyoto | originally posted to Flickr as 20070925 ?????? 060 ... | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0
  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
    Credit: macglee from Wagashi shop Kagizen Yoshifusa in Higashiyama, Kyoto | originally posted to Flickr as 20070925 ?????? 061 ... | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0
  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
    Credit: Yamato | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
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  • Kudzu (Pueraria Montana) http://www.sagebud.com/kudzu-pueraria-montana
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Pueraria Montana, or more commonly know as Kudzu, is a vine of the genus Pueraria. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Pueraria Montana or Kudzu's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Pueraria
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Order: Fabales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Vine
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I)
  • State Noxious Status: CT (PIB) FL (NW) MA (P)
  • State Noxious Common Name: CT (kudzu) FL (kudzu) MA (kudzu Japanese arrowroot)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: STATE




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