Page author: David Giblin
Vicia lutea
yellow vetch

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in the Puget Trough in Washington; Washington to California, also in the southeastern U.S.

Habitat: Roadsides, fields, lawns, wastelots, and other disturbed open areas.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Vicia lutea L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 736. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Vicia lutea in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Vicia lutea checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Vicia lutea atlas page.

CalPhotos: Vicia lutea photos.

USDA Plants: Vicia lutea information.

7 photographs:
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