Vicia sativa subsp. nigra (L.) Ehrh.
Hannover.Mag. 15):229 (1780)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 24 August 2007

Prostrate, twining or scrambling annual, herb, 0.2-1.1(-3) m high. Fl. blue-purple-pink/white, Jul to Dec. Grey, yellow or brown sand, black sandy clay, limestone, quartzite. Swampy damp areas, breakaways, valleys, road verges, croplands, wastelands.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Nullarbor, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Bayswater, Bunbury, Busselton, Cambridge, Canning, Capel, Cockburn, Cranbrook, Denmark, Esperance, Joondalup, Kalamunda, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Manjimup, Melville, Murray, Nannup, Nedlands, Perth, Plantagenet, Quairading, Stirling, Subiaco, Wagin, Wanneroo.