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Yellow Vetchling

Observed: 11th June 2009 By: geff.2007geff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plantsgeff.2007’s reputation in Plants
Vetchling, Yellow
Vetchling, Yellow (1)
Description:

Scrambling plant with pairs of grey/green broad arrow shaped leaves and tendrils. Individual yellow pea type flowers on long stalk.

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lavateraguy's picture

Technically ...

... these are pairs of stipules, and Lathyrus aphaca has leaves lacking a blade - that is the lateral leaflets suppressed, and the terminal leaflet replaced by a simple tendril.

geff.2007's picture

Thanks lavateraguy - I'm

Thanks lavateraguy - I'm learning slowly but that was back in the days of pocket flower books - I can't guarantee to get it any better now so keep up the good work.