yellow vetch


yellow vetch

Vicia lutea

Scientific name

Vicia lutea is a plant species of the genus Vicia. It is native to Europe, western Asia, and North Africa, and it is known on other continents as an introduced species. It is an annual herb. It has leaves made up of several pairs of oblong or linear leaflets each 1 to 2 centimeters long. It produces solitary flowers or clusters of up to 3 flowers with yellow or purple-tinged corollas up to 3 centimeters in length.

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Important characteristics

Conservation status: Least Concern

This species was selected because it has various important characteristics.

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