Also called Pueraria lobata, "the plant that ate the South", "the vine that ate the South" and "the scourge of the South".

The common name "kudzu" may refer to this species, Pueraria edulis and Pueraria phaseoloides, and hybrids between them.

Native to 🇨🇳 China, 🇯🇵 Japan and 🇰🇵 🇰🇷 Korea.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in USFS (.pdf) Invasive > in Michigan

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