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Crimson Pea (Lathyrus clymenum)

Observed: 1st July 2012 By: vm53
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Crimson Pea (Lathyrus clymenum)
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Vetch (Vicia sativa) interacts

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Subspecies

Looks as though it might be ssp sativa with larger flowers, very two-coloured and broader leaflets which is an uncommon alien grown for fodder, etc. The pods would be constricted between the seeds. It might be used to feed the geese or ducks.

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