Taxon  Report   8260 
Vicia americana  Willd.  var. americana 
American vetch, Vetch
Vicia americana var. americana, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Vicia
Parent Record Vicia americana.
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Name Status:
Accepted by JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS: accepted name: Vicia americana ssp. americana
 
 NOTE: Vicia americana var. americana is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Vicia americana var. americana  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (VIAMA3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 25, 2014).

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