Common Vetch


Common Vetch is a Pea type plant with purple flowers, the wings (the central parts) being darker than the top. The tough stems often have a dark spot at the leaf junctions. The tendrils are branched.

Found in grassy and waste places, in flower from late spring to early autumn.



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