Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Learn more about Vetch from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Vicia sativa var. angustifolia
Narrowleaf Vetch, Garden Vetch
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JK Marlow jkm120328_135
March Pickens County SC
Leaflets 4-10x as long as wide, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
COMPARE pinnately compound leaves of forbs
Roxanna Martin rlm32411_61
March Spartanburg County SC
Corolla 10-18mm long, pink-purple to whitish; calyx 7-11(-12)mm long, per Weakley's Flora.
JK Marlow jkm210413_9459
April Greenville County SC
Blackwell Heritage Preserve
Leaves (except for the lowermost) usually with branched tendrils, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmvangustifolia_home100b
April Anderson County SC
Legume almost terete, not constricted between the subglobose seeds, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Roxanna Martin rlm41911_92
April Spartanburg County SC
Calyx glabrous to sparsely short-pubescent, calyx lobes linear-lanceolate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.