Taxon  Report   8446 
Vicia sativa  L.
Spring vetch
Vicia sativa
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
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Vicia sativa
© J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Vicia sativa, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Vicia sativa
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Vicia
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Vicia sativa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2016).

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