Desmanthus virgatus (Wild Tantan) is a species of shrub in the family legumes. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to SãO Paulo, Cerrado, Pantanal, ParaíBa, Puerto Rico, Paraná, Rio De Janeiro, Mata Atlântica, Ceará, Rio Grande Do Sul, Bahia, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Espirito Santo, Caatinga, Minas Gerais, Santa Catarina, The Contiguous United States, Pernambuco, and U.S. Virgin Islands. They have compound, broad leaves and white flowers. Individuals can grow to 0.61 m.
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