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Bush Vetch

A robust vetch of hedgerows and scrub where it can climb to be quite a large plant.



Common Name Bush Vetch
Scientific Name Vicia sepium
Species Group Pea Family Fabaceae
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Pea family - Leguminosae
Status Restricted
Flower Colour Group Purple
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
Preferred Environment
Look for Clmbing vetch with purple and mauve flowers
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Pea Family Fabaceae