Peanut Tree Plant. “you have a strange flowering tree in your back yard. Flowers white, appear in late summer and early fall, fragrant;
A peg helps peanut plants regenerate and grow beneath the ground. French peanut tree (pachira glabra) fragrant large white flowers that bloom at night are followed by 6 inch green pods filled with edible seeds about the size of a baseball. Despite their name and appearance, peanuts are not tree nuts like walnuts and pecans — they're part of the legume family of plants, which includes beans, lentils, peas.