Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Groundnut
​Apios americana

Family: Pea/bean


Native to Ontario

Perennial
A climbing vine up to 3 m long.

Habitat: Moist low sites and thickets
Blooms: July to September

​Flowers: 10-13 mm, pea-shaped, in dense clusters.

​"Groundnut" refers to the edible tubor.