Calflora
Taxon  Report   4626    
Lathyrus vestitus  Nutt.
Bolander's pea,  Canyon Sweet Pea, Common pacific pea, Pacific peavine
Lathyrus vestitus
© 2009 John W. Wall
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lathyrus vestitus
© 2003 Michael Charters
Lathyrus vestitus
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Lathyrus vestitus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Lathyrus vestitus
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lathyrus venosus
More information about  Lathyrus vestitus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LAVE2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).