Tufted Vetch
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 12th July 2016 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
 

Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 9th June 2016 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 24th June 2015 with
Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Tufted Vetch.
Latin Name :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Vicia cracca.
Fabaceae.

Cow vetch, bird vetch
Habitat:
Height:
Feature:

Old-fields and roadside ditches.
Up to 2mts.
Used as a forage crop for cattle, and is beneficial
to other plants because, like other leguminous
plants, it enriches the soil in which it grows by
it's nitrogen-fixing properties.