Taxon  Report   4600 
Lathyrus cicera  L.
Red peavine
Lathyrus cicera
© 2015 Barry Breckling
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Lathyrus cicera
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Lathyrus cicera
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Lathyrus cicera, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Lathyrus cicera
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lathyrus
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Lathyrus cicera
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 20, 2018).

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