Vicia dasycarpa Ten.

  • Authority

    Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

  • Family


  • Scientific Name

    Vicia dasycarpa Ten.

  • Description

    Species Description - Much like no. 10 [Vicia villosa Roth]; stem and lvs appressed-hairy to glabrate; racemes mostly 5–15-fld; cal-lobes a little shorter, scarcely villous; pod ± pubescent, varying to glabrous; 2n=14. Native of s. Europe, intr. in fields, roadsides and waste places at scattered stations from Me. to Mont., s. to Ga. and Calif. May–Aug. (V. villosa ssp. eriocarpa and var. glabrescens)

  • Common Names

    woolly-pod vetch