Vicia sepium L.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Atossa sepium (L.) Alef.; Faba sepium (L.) Bernh.; Vicia drymeja Schur; Vicia eriocalyx (Celak.) Landolt; Vicia montana Froel. ex W.D.J.Koch; Vicia oxyphylla Schur; Vicia pratensis Wallr.; Vicia pseudosepium Nyman; Vicia rotundifolia Gilib.; Vicia separia Dulac; Vicia sepium var. angustifolia Schur; Vicia sepium subsp. eriocalyx (Celak.) Holub; Vicia sepium var. hartii Akeroyd; Vicia sepium var. microphylla Schur; Vicia sepium var. montana W.D.J.Koch; Vicia sepium var. ovata Schur; Vicia sordida Salisb.; Vicia tricolor Schur; Vicioides sepium (L.) Moench; Wiggersia sepium (L.) G.Gaertn.; B.Mey. & Scherb.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Vicia sepium L.
  • Common name : Bush Vetch, Hedge Vetch
  • Habit : Perennial herb
  • Habitat : Forest margins, hedges, hillocks, hill slopes, grasslands, fields, roadsides; 1000-2200 m. altitude
  • Flower, Fruit : March-August
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Uttarakhand
  • Native : Europe to North China and Himalaya, Morocco
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Europe to North China and Himalaya, Morocco and Irkutsk, Khabarovsk, Korea, Magadan, Mongolia, New York, Primorye, Sakhalin, Tuva, Vermont, Virginia, Yakutskiya
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 113
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Vicia sepium. Downloaded on 22 June 2024.

Habitat

India Distribution

World Distribution

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