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Tufted Vetch


A distinctive blue coloured vetch growing in hedges and on verges.


 

 

Common Name Tufted Vetch
Scientific Name Vicia cracca
Species Group Pea Family Fabaceae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Pea family - Leguminosae
Status Frequent
Flower Colour Group Purple
Visible
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Row of purple pea flowers along the stem of a climbing plant
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Pea Family Fabaceae