Lespedeza is a genus of about 30 species of flowering plants in the pea family Fabaceae, commonly known as Bush clover or Japanese clover. The genus is native to warm temperate to subtropical regions of eastern North America, eastern and southern Asia and Australasia.
Lespedeza bicolor var. japonica has been shown to contain l-methoxy-N,N-dimethyltryptamine (lespedamin).
Comparison of Interseeding Lespedeza with Additional Nitrogen Fertilization on Forage Production and Steer Performance in a Wheat-Crabgrass Grazing System1
Feb 01, 2006; Abstract Grazing and subsequent finishing performance of steers (Bos taurus) grazed on a wheat (Triticum aestivum Lcrabgrass...
Effects of Grazing on Legume Persistence, Forage Production, and Steer Performance in Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue Pastures1
Feb 01, 2004; Abstract A total of 135 steers (Bos taurus) grazed high endophyte (Neotyphodium coenophialum Glen, Bacon, Price, and Hanlin)...