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purple vetch
Vicia benghalensis
Vicia benghalensis
purple vetch Pea Family
Vicia benghalensis Fabaceae
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common names
  purple vetch
  reddish tufted vetch
accepted scientific name
  Vicia benghalensis L.
rules for finding collection records
  Vicia benghalensis (614)
family name
  Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of February thru 2nd week of August

Plant Showiness (36%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Disturbed
Grassland
Riparian
Forest
Brush
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present