Soybean Glycine max (Linnaeus) MerrillNon-native    
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Fabales   >   Family Fabaceae   >   Genus Glycine   

Status:

"Introduced from eastern Asia; cultivated southward, north to Delaware, Michigan, Illinois; escaped from cultivation" (Reed, 1964).

Relationships:

Kudzu Bug could become a serious pest.

There are 18 records in the project database.

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Soybean in Dorchester Co., Maryland (7/4/2015). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Soybean blooming in Dorchester Co., Maryland (7/4/2015). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Soybean in Calvert Co., Maryland (9/30/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Soybean in Somerset Co., Maryland (8/28/2020). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Soybean in Dorchester Co., Maryland (8/23/2021). (c) Jim Brighton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Soybeans hosting a Savannah Sparrow in Howard Co., Maryland (10/22/2013). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)


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